Surf Forecast
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
359 AM HST MON MAY 30 2016

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359 AM HST MON MAY 30 2016

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

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY JUNE 06: UPDATED AT 11AM TO INCREASE SURF
ALONG SOUTH AND EAST SHORES FOR TODAY. LIFEGUARD OBSERVATIONS AND
BUOYS REPORTING THE LINGERING SOUTH SWELL TO BE SLIGHTLY HIGHER THAN
EXPECTED. THE SMALL NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PEAK THROUGH THE DAY
TODAY...STEADILY EASE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. THE CURRENT SOUTHWEST
SWELL IS LINGERING AT THE BUOYS AND WILL SLOWLY FADE INTO TUESDAY.
ANOTHER SIMILAR SOUTHERLY SOURCE IS EXPECTED TO FILL IN LATER
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY AND EASE BY THURSDAY. 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 WEEK.

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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