Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST WED SEP 2 2015

HIZ005>011-030200-
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400 AM HST WED SEP 2 2015

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

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

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 4 TO 6 FEET TODAY...RISING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY...RISING TO
3 TO 5 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 10 TO 13 FEET TODAY...
LOWERING TO 6 TO 9 FEET THURSDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 8:
THE SWELL FROM TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT FROM
NORTH NORTHEAST TO NORTHWEST AND SUBSIDE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS. A NEW LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM HURRICANE JIMENA WILL KEEP SURF
ELEVATED THROUGH MONDAY ALONG EAST FACING SHORES. A NEW SOUTH SWELL
WILL FILL IN THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY AND MAY GENERATE ADVISORY
LEVEL SURF ALONG THE SOUTH FACING SHORES BY FRIDAY. SMALL WEST SWELL
FROM TYPHOON KILO WILL PERSIST INTO 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...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.

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