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    March 28-29
, 2023

Forecast through next Tuesday
A small, medium period northwest (310) swell will peak, bringing small surf to north and west facing exposures. The swell will then gradually subside into Wednesday, when a similarly- sized shorter period northwest (320) will begin building in on its heels. This swell is forecast to peak Thursday and then slowly subside through week’s end. Meanwhile, a tiny, long period south-southwest (210-220) swell will bring a modest boost to south-facing shores through Tuesday. By the later half of the week, surf conditions will be dominated by wind waves and small fresh swell arriving mainly out of the east and southeast.    

Maui Beaches
Hana:                                         2+    (measured in feet)
Hookipa:                                   1+  
Kanaha:                                      1  
Kihei/Wailea:                              1/2-1  
Maalaea Bay:                              1
Lahaina:                                      1+  
Upper West:                               1

Oahu Beaches
North Shore:                              1-2
West Shore:                                1+
South Shores:                            1+
East Shores:                                2+

Big Island
North Shore:                                  1+
West Shore:                                    1
South Shores:                                1+
East Shores:                                   2+

North Shore:                          1-2
West Shore:                            1+
South Shore:                            1/2-1
East Shore:                              2

>>> The actual wave face sizes are about twice the numbers noted above

Buoys surrounding the islands
– click on the map to make it closer…then on the yellow points you’re interested in

Pat Caldwell
Island swell shadow lines for Kauai
Island swell shadow lines for Oahu
Island swell shadow lines for Maui
Island swell shadow lines for Big Island

NOAA Wave Model – animated
Oceanweather wave model

Stormsurf swell model – the Pacific
Stormsurf wave model – local Hawaiian Islands

Tides for Hawaii