Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST THU AUG 27 2015

HIZ005>011-280200-
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400 AM HST THU AUG 27 2015

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 FEET OR LESS THROUGH
FRIDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 3 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY THROUGH
FRIDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY INCREASING
TO 6 TO 9 FEET FRIDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 2:
A REINFORCING SWELL FROM THE WEST NORTHWEST WILL ROLL ONTO THE
NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES TODAY FINALLY MAXING OUT FRIDAY NIGHT
AND SATURDAY AT A MEDIUM HEIGHT. THIS SWELL WILL GRADUALLY DECLINE
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. SWELL FROM HURRICANE IGNACIO MAY BRING
ADVISORY LEVEL SURF TO THE EAST FACING SHORES AROUND MONDAY...AND
WARNING LEVEL SURF BY WEDNESDAY. THIS ALL DEPENDS ON THE TRACK OF
IGNACIO.

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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