Hawaii Surf Reports

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Surf Report/Forecast


  April 27-28, 2017


Forecast through next Wednesday:
moderate north-northwest swell is forecast to arrive late Friday into Saturday. A moderate south swell is expected Thursday through Saturday, which could peak near advisory levels, along south facing shores Friday into Saturday. A similar south swell is expected next week Monday through Tuesday. Surf along east facing shores will trend down Thursday through Friday…as the trades weaken in response to a front moving into the state.

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