Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
610 AM HST SUN APR 20 2014

HIZ005>011-210200-
OAHU-
610 AM HST SUN APR 20 2014

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 5 TO 7 FEET TODAY...INCREASING
TO 6 TO 9 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 4 TO 6 FEET TODAY...LOWERING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY.

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

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH MONDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SATURDAY APRIL 26:
STRENGTHENING TRADE WINDS WILL PRODUCE ROUGH SURF ALONG THE EAST
SHORE WITH SURF POSSIBLY REACHING THE ADVISORY LEVEL MONDAY AND
TUESDAY. THE CURRENT NORTHWEST SWELL WILL SUBSIDE TONIGHT. A LARGER
NORTHWEST SWELL ARRIVING WEDNESDAY WILL PEAK ON THURSDAY...THEN
SLOWLY SUBSIDE THROUGH 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...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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FOSTER/DONALDSON






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