Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST TUE APR 15 2014

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400 PM HST TUE APR 15 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR THE EAST SHORE...

SURF ON THE EAST SHORE WILL BE 6 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT...DECREASING TO 5
TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ON THE NORTH SHORE WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THIS EVENING..INCREASING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG THE WEST SHORE WILL BE 1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY APRIL 21:
THE ROUGH SURF ON THE EAST SHORE WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH
THURSDAY NIGHT...THEN BUILD AGAIN OVER THE WEEKEND. A MODERATE WEST
NORTHWEST SWELL IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE BY WEDNESDAY...PEAK
THURSDAY...THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH SATURDAY. SURF WILL REMAIN
QUITE SMALL ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE.

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.

$$
DONALDSON





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