Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST TUE JAN 27 2015

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400 PM HST TUE JAN 27 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH AND WEST SHORES...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 12 TO 18 FEET THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 8 TO 14 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT AND 1 TO 3
FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE LESS THAN 3 FEET THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY FEBRUARY 2:
A NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY... THEN PEAK
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A GRADUAL DECLINE IN SURF IS IN STORE ON THURSDAY.
REINFORCING NORTHWEST SWELLS WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY WITH
THE SATURDAY SWELL APPROACHING HIGH SURF ADVISORY LEVELS.

SURF HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST HEIGHTS OF THE FACE OR FRONT OF WAVES. THE
SURF FORECAST IS BASED ON THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE ONE THIRD LARGEST WAVES...IN THE ZONE OF MAXIMUM
REFRACTION. SOME WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE AS HIGH AS THE
SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER RIP CURRENTS IN OR NEAR
ANY SURF ZONE.

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