Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST TUE SEP 1 2015

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400 PM HST TUE SEP 1 2015

...HIGH SURF WARNING FOR EAST FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 10 TO 15 FEET THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT...RISING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET
OVERNIGHT...RISING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 5 TO 8 FEET OVERNIGHT..RISING
TO 9 TO 12 FEET WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY SEPTEMBER 7:
THE SWELL FROM HURRICANE IGNACIO WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE BUT BECOME
MORE NORTHERLY OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. A NEW LONG PERIOD SWELL
FROM HURRICANE JIMENA WILL KEEP SURF ELEVATED THROUGH MONDAY ALONG
EAST FACING SHORES. THERE WILL BE  A SERIES OF SMALL SOUTHERLY
SWELLS THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH A LARGER SOUTH SWELL EXPECTED OVER THE
WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT 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...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.

$$
BURKE





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