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SURF OBSERVATIONS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
252 PM HST Sat Jan 20 2018

FULL FACE SURF OBSERVATIONS ARE TAKEN BY COUNTY LIFE GUARDS AND
COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS AND RELAYED TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
FOR DISSEMINATION. THESE OBSERVATIONS ARE NOT QUALITY CONTROLLED.

HIZ002>004-220100-
KAUAI-

LOCATION        TIME   SURF HEIGHT DIR   PER                  REMARKS
Kee           930 AM           3-5  NE    12            No Snorkeling
Haena         930 AM           4-6  NE    11            No Snorkeling
Hanalei       930 AM           2-4  NE    10        Riptides Observed
Anahola       930 AM           6-8 ENE    10        Riptides Observed
Kealia        930 AM           6-8 ENE    10        Riptides Observed
Lydgate       930 AM           6-8 ENE    10        Riptides Observed
Poipu         930 AM           3-4 ESE    10        Riptides Observed
Salt Pond     930 AM           3-4 ESE    10        Riptides Observed
Kekaha        930 AM           3-4 ESE    10        Riptides Observed
$$

HIZ005>011-220100-
OAHU-

LOCATION        TIME   SURF HEIGHT DIR PER         WIND      REMARKS
Diamond Head
Waikiki      0205 PM           1-2              VRB 0-5       Canoes
Ala Moana
Sandy Beach  0205 PM          5-10              E 10-15  Shore Break
Makapuu      0205 PM   6-8 OCNL 10              E 10-20
North Beach
Ehukai       0205 PM           2-3            ENE 10-15
Sunset       0750 AM           2-4            ENE 10-15   SCT CLOUDS
Waimea
Alii
Makaha       0205 PM           0-1              VRB 0-5
Nanakuli
Maili Pt
Maili
$$

HIZ012>022-220100-
MAUI-MOLOKAI-LANAI-KAHOOLAWE-

LOCATION        TIME   SURF HEIGHT   DIR         WIND      REMARKS
Kanaha       0119 PM           1-3           NE 10-15  MOSTLY CLDY
Baldwin Shor 0127 PM           1-3           NE 15-20 MOSTLY SUNNY
Baldwin Oute 0127 PM           6-8           NE 15-20 MOSTLY SUNNY
Hookipa      0121 PM          8-12     E     NE 15-20       CLOUDY
Kamaole I    0122 PM           0-1        LGT/VRB 0-5  PARTLY CLDY
Kamaole III  0123 PM           0-1        LGT/VRB 0-5       CLOUDY
Makena       0124 PM           1-2        LGT/VRB 0-5  PARTLY CLDY
Hanakaoo     0125 PM           0-1       LGT/VRB 5-10        SUNNY
Fleming      0126 PM           3-5     E     NE 15-20 PASSING SHRS
$$

HIZ023>028-220100-
BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII-

LOCATION        TIME   SURF HEIGHT   DIR         WIND      REMARKS
Richardsons  0111 PM          8-12        LGT/VRB 0-5 CLOUDY/-RAIN
Honolii      0112 PM         8-10+       LGT/VRB 5-10 CLOUDY/-RAIN
Ahalanui     0113 PM          3-10           NE 10-15  MOSTLY CLDY
Punalu`u     0114 PM           3-5           NE 10-15       CLOUDY
Isaac Hale
Hapuna       0116 PM             0        LGT/VRB 0-5        SUNNY
Kahaluu      0117 PM           0-1        LGT/VRB 0-5        SUNNY
Magic Sands  0118 PM    0-1 OCNL 2        LGT/VRB 0-5        SUNNY
Hawaiian Bea
$$

LEGEND
   SURF HEIGHT              - Reported in feet
   WIND AND SWELL DIRECTION - Reported in 16 pt compass
   PERIOD /PER/             - Reported in seconds
   VISIBILITY /VIS/         - Reported in statute miles
   CLARITY                  - Water clarity
   TIME                     - Hawaiian Standard Time
   WIND SPEED               - Reported in miles per hour
   + /IN SURF HEIGHT/       - Occasionally higher sets
   0 /IN SURF HEIGHT/       - Flat

$$



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