Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST SUN NOV 23 2014

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400 PM HST SUN NOV 23 2014

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL INCREASE TO 10 TO 14 FEET FROM
THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT AND REMAIN THERE THROUGH MONDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 5 TO 8 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

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

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SATURDAY NOVEMBER 29:
AN INCREASING NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE NEAR ADVISORY-LEVEL
SURF FROM TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. THE SWELL WILL DIMINISH TUESDAY
NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. EAST-SHORE SURF WILL CONTINUE TO DECLINE
TONIGHT AS WINDS DIMINISH. TRADE WINDS WILL RESTRENGTHEN MONDAY AND
TUESDAY BEHIND A FRONT...LEADING TO ROUGH SURF AGAIN ALONG
EAST-FACING SHORES. A NORTH TO NORTH-NORTHEAST SWELL MAY ARRIVE LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THEN DIMINISH GRADUALLY INTO NEXT WEEKEND. IT
MAY PRODUCE LOW-END ADVISORY-LEVEL SURF ON ITS ARRIVAL INTO THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

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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