Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST SUN AUG 2 2015

HIZ005>011-030200-
OAHU-
400 AM HST SUN AUG 2 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES BEGINNING THIS
AFTERNOON...

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
MORNING...INCREASING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON AND THROUGH
MONDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL RISE TO 4 TO 8 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON AND 6 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT AND THROUGH MONDAY.

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

OUTLOOK THROUGH SATURDAY AUGUST 8:
AN EASTERLY SWELL FROM HURRICANE GUILLERMO WILL BEGIN TO FILL IN
FROM THE EAST TODAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK
BEFORE TAPERING OFF THURSDAY. A SERIES OF SMALL SOUTHERLY SWELLS
SHOULD MOVE ACROSS THE AREA DURING THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK.

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...AT THE LOCATIONS OF THE
LARGEST BREAKERS. 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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