Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
340 AM HST MON AUG 29 2016

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321 AM HST MON AUG 29 2016

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY..
RISING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TUESDAY.

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

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH
TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH
TUESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY SEPTEMBER 05:
SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BECOME MUCH HIGHER AS SWELLS
FROM HURRICANE MADELINE BUILD STARTING TUESDAY NIGHT. MORE LARGE
EAST SWELLS FROM HURRICANE LESTER ARE EXPECTED LATER IN THE WEEK.
A SMALL WEST SWELL GENERATED BY TYPHOONS IN THE WEST PACIFIC IS
POSSIBLE FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK. 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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DONALDSON



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