Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST...CORRECTED.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST MON APR 20 2015

HIZ005>011-211400-
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400 PM HST MON APR 20 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT...

INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FEET ON TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT...
INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET ON TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 6 TO 10 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET THROUGH
TONIGHT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 7 FEET ON TUESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH SUNDAY APRIL 26:
SHORT-PERIOD SURF ALONG EAST-FACING SHORES IS FORECAST TO BE AT
ADVISORY LEVEL THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. SOUTH SWELL WILL STEADILY
BUILD TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...PEAK NEAR ADVISORY LEVELS SOMETIME
BETWEEN TUESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH
THE REST OF THE WEEK. ANOTHER REINFORCING SMALL NORTHWEST SWELL WILL
PEAK BY TUESDAY NIGHT THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE MID-WEEK
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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