Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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000 FZHW52 PHFO 181408 SRFHFO Surf Zone Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 408 AM HST Mon Dec 18 2017 HIZ005>011-190315- Oahu- 408 AM HST Mon Dec 18 2017 Surf along north facing shores will be 6 to 9 feet today, rising to 10 to 14 feet Tuesday. Surf along west facing shores will be 4 to 7 feet through Tuesday. Surf along east facing shores will be 2 to 4 feet today, lowering 1 to 3 feet Tuesday. Surf along south facing shores will be 1 to 3 feet through Tuesday. Outlook through Monday December 25: Advisory-level surf is possible along north facing shores Tuesday night through midweek as a north swell fills in. A north-northwest swell is possible over the weekend that will lead to rising surf along north and west facing shores, likely exceeding advisory levels for northern shores. 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. $$ Gibbs

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