Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST MON MAR 2 2015

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400 AM HST MON MAR 2 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES THROUGH
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL QUICKLY RISE TO 15 TO 20 FEET
THIS MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...AND 5 TO 8 FEET TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL RISE TO 8 TO 12 FEET THIS
MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 6 TO 10 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...AND 2 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY.

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

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 FEET OR LESS THROUGH
TUESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SUNDAY MARCH 8:
A NORTH NORTHWEST SWELL WILL QUICKLY BUILD AND PEAK THIS MORNING
THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH LATER TUESDAY. A SMALL WEST NORTHWEST
TO NORTHWEST SWELL IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE TUESDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE
THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK. NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT SWELLS ARE
ANTICIPATED.

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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