Maui Surf

Swells Fade Today

June 8, 2015, 1:38 AM HST
* Updated June 7, 10:56 PM
A
A
A

no slideshow

Image: Asa Ellison

By Meteorologist Malika Dudley / Email: [email protected]

Alerts

There are no weather alerts posted at this time.

**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County projected winds, forecasted swell direction, height & period, tides, a surface map and expected wave heights.**

    +
    SWIPE LEFT OR RIGHT

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

 

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Screen Shot 2015-06-07 at 8.57.44 PMMaui Surf Forecast

North: Surf expected up to  knee/thigh high (Hana side). Sets could get a bit bigger.

West: Ankle to thigh high waves expected today.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

South: Knee/waist high waves are expected today.

Our current south-southwest swell will continue to fade Saturday.

Screen Shot 2015-06-07 at 8.57.50 PMA new small southwest is expected to build Monday, peak Tuesday in the waist high zone and then begin to fade. A new swell is also due in next weekend.

Our current northwest swell is forecasted to fade Monday and drop out Tuesday. Another small northwest is expected later this week.

Even though Hurricane Andres has fizzled in the East Pacific, the swell it generated is still expected to continue to impact the islands easing through early this week.

Keep in mind, surf heights are measured on the face of the wave from trough to crest. Heights vary from beach to beach, and at the same beach, from break to break.  

**Click here for your detailed Maui County weather report.**

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

Image: NOAA / NWS

E-Mail Newsletters Receive daily or weekly updates via e-mail. Subscribe Now
News Alerts Breaking news alerts on your mobile device. Get the App

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments