Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

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400 PM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY UNTIL 6 AM HST MONDAY FOR NORTH FACING
SHORES...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 10 TO 15 FEET TONIGHT...
LOWERING TO 8 TO 12 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT...
LOWERING TO 4 TO 8 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT...
INCREASING TO 3 TO 4 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SATURDAY APRIL 4:
AN INCREASING NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BRING SURF HEIGHTS OVER NORTH
FACING SHORES INTO ADVISORY LEVELS THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN SUBSIDING
ON MONDAY AND THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WORK WEEK. A SMALL
SWELL FROM THE WEST NORTHWEST WILL ARRIVE NEXT WEEKEND. A SMALL
BACKGROUND SOUTHERLY SWELL WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD.
NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT SWELLS ARE EXPECTED.

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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