Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
411 AM HST SUN APR 30 2017

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411 AM HST SUN APR 30 2017

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 4 TO 8 FEET TODAY...LOWERING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY.

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

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

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 4 TO 6 FEET TODAY...RISING TO
5 TO 7 FEET MONDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SUNDAY MAY 07:
A REINFORCING SOUTH SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE SURF ALONG SOUTH
FACING SHORES THROUGH MIDWEEK BEFORE TRENDING DOWN THROUGH THE SECOND
HALF. A SMALL NORTHWEST SWELL IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE WEDNESDAY THAT
WILL HOLD INTO THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK BEFORE SUBSIDING. SURF
ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL GRADUALLY BEGIN TO RISE AS TRADE WINDS
RETURN LATE IN THE WEEK AND INTO THE UPCOMING 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...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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GIBBS



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