Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
407 PM HST MON MAY 30 2016

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407 PM HST MON MAY 30 2016

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET
TONIGHT...LOWERING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 3 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET
TONIGHT...LOWERING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY JUNE 06:
THE SOUTH SWELL CONTINUES TO HOLD...AND WILL LIKELY STAY THROUGH
THE NIGHT. SOME LOWERING IS EXPECTED TUESDAY...BUT ANOTHER SMALL
SOUTHWEST SWELL IS FORECAST FOR LATE TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE
CURRENT NORTHWEST SWELL WILL HOLD THROUGH THE NIGHT BEFORE
GRADUALLY DECLINING THROUGH TUESDAY. NORTH SHORES WILL THEN REMAIN
VERY QUIET THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK. GUIDANCE SHOWS A POSSIBLE
SMALL NORTHWEST SWELL ARRIVING LATE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. SURF
WILL GRADUALLY RISE THROUGH THE WEEK ALONG EAST FACING BEACHES IN
RESPONSE TO MODERATE TRADE WINDS RETURNING. SURF WILL REMAIN WELL
BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS ALONG ALL BEACHES THROUGH THE PERIOD.

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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