Hawaii Surf Reports

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Surf Report/Forecast



 October 17-18, 2018

Forecast through next Wednesday:
The current large north-northwest swell is expected to peak Wednesday, and then gradually ease Thursday through Friday. A smaller north swell is possible over the weekend, with peak surf heights below advisory levels. Surf along south facing shores will remain elevated, although below advisory levels. A new large south swell is expected to arrive Friday…peaking near warning levels Saturday into Sunday.  

Maui Beaches
Hana:    1-2     (measured in feet)
Hookipa:   7-10+  
Kanaha:   6-9+  
Kihei:  1+  
Maalaea Bay:    1-2
Lahaina:  2  
Upper West:   6-7+
Oahu Beaches
North Shore:    8-12
West Shore:      6-9
South Shores:  2       South Shore Oahu webcam
East Shores:  1-2
Big Island
North Shore:  7-10
West Shore:     5-7
South Shores:   2
East Shores:       1-2
North Shore:   8-12
West Shore:    6-9
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

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

2018 Hawaiian Tide Information