Hawaii Surf Reports

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Surf Report/Forecast


  May 22-23, 2017


Forecast through next Sunday:
the current south swell will slowly diminish during the first few days of the new work week, with small background south swell energy continuing into Thursday. A new large south-southwest swell, which is forecast to arrive Thursday and Friday, may produce surf near the high surf advisory threshold along south facing shores next weekend. A moderate northwest swell, which is expected to arrive later today and tonight, will peak Monday before gradually lowering Tuesday into mid-week.

Maui Beaches
Hana:    1-2  (measured in feet)
Hookipa:   3-4  
Kanaha:  3  
Kihei:  Small breaking waves  
Maalaea Bay:    1+
Lahaina:  1-2  
Upper West:  2+
Oahu Beaches
North Shore:  3-5
West Shore:  2-3
South Shores:  1-2          South Shore Oahu webcam
East Shores:    1-2
Big Island
North Shore:   3
West Shore:   2
South Shores:  1-2
East Shores:     1-2
North Shore:   1-2
West Shore:    1-2
South Shore:   2
East Shore:   1+

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

Buoy 51000 Buoy 51100 Buoy 51003 Buoy 51004
Waimea Buoy Kailua Buoy Lanai Buoy Barbers Point #2 Pauwela Maui Hilo Bay Kaneohe Bay Hanalei Kauai Kilo Nalu
Pat Caldwell – NWS
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
Lajolla Swell Model – animated
Stormsurf wave Model – animated

2017 Hawaiian Tide Information