Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST TUE SEP 30 2014

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400 PM HST TUE SEP 30 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 9 FEET THROUGH THIS
EVENING...RISING TO 8 TO 11 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 6 FEET THROUGH THIS
EVENING...RISING TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 8 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY OCTOBER 6:
RISING SURF FROM THE NORTHWEST AND SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WILL PEAK ON
WEDNESDAY. ADVISORY LEVEL SURF IS EXPECTED FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES
THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT FOLLOWED BY A GRADUAL DECLINE ON
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. THE FIRST IN A SERIES OF NORTHWEST SWELLS WILL
PEAK IN THE DOUBLE OVERHEAD RANGE ON WEDNESDAY. SIMILARLY SIZED
REINFORCING PULSES ARE DUE ON SATURDAY AND MONDAY.

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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