Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
329 PM HST THU FEB 23 2017

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329 PM HST THU FEB 23 2017

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 8 TO 12 FEET THROUGH
FRIDAY...THEN RISING TO 10 TO 15 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY...THEN
RISING TO 8 TO 12 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.

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

OUTLOOK THROUGH THURSDAY MARCH 02:
A LONG PERIOD WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL FILL IN AND PEAK FRIDAY
NIGHT INTO SATURDAY BEFORE GRADUALLY EASING THROUGH THE REST OF THE
WEEKEND. ADVISORY LEVEL SURF WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG NORTH AND WEST
FACING SHORES FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. A SMALL NORTHEAST
SWELL MAY LEAD TO RISING SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THE FIRST PORTION OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. A SMALL
LONG-PERIOD SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL WILL GENERATE SMALL SURF ALONG
SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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



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