Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST SAT AUG 23 2014

HIZ005>011-240200-
OAHU-
400 AM HST SAT AUG 23 2014

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY...LOWERING
TO 2 TO 5 FEET SUNDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE  2 TO 4 FEET TODAY...LOWERING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET SUNDAY.

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

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH SUNDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH FRIDAY AUGUST 29:
THE CURRENT MODERATE SOUTH SWELL WILL DIMINISH OVER THE WEEKEND.
A SERIES OF SMALLER SOUTH SWELLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK...BRINGING NEAR AVERAGE SUMMERTIME SURF TO SOUTH FACING SHORES.
A LARGER SOUTH SWELL IS EXPECTED LATE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. A
SMALL EAST SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE LOWELL MAY REACH OUR EASTERN
SHORES LATE IN THE WEEKEND.

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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