Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
336 PM HST SUN FEB 26 2017

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336 PM HST SUN FEB 26 2017

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE TO 7 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT...LOWERING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT...LOWERING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET MONDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT...RISING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

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

OUTLOOK THROUGH SUNDAY MARCH 05:
NEAR ADVISORY-LEVEL SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL LIKELY
CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY BEFORE THE NORTHEAST SWELL SUBSIDES THROUGH
MID WEEK. SURF ALONG NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES WILL REMAIN WELL
BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS THROUGH THE WEEK WITH ONLY A SMALL
REINFORCEMENT EXPECTED OUT OF THE WEST-NORTHWEST TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. A LARGE WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL COULD FILL IN AND IMPACT
NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OVER THE UPCOMING 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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