Weather

Small Swells Expected This Weekend

June 11, 2015, 1:13 AM HST
* Updated June 10, 10:34 PM
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By Meteorologist Malika Dudley / Email: [email protected]

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There are no marine 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.**

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Screen Shot 2015-06-10 at 8.49.19 PMMaui Surf Forecast

North: Surf expected up to  knee/chest high (Hana side). Otherwise, pretty flat.

West: Small surf today, below waist high or flat at most spots.

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South: Knee/thigh high waves are expected today.

Screen Shot 2015-06-10 at 8.49.29 PMOur current small southwest, south-southeast mix will fade over the next few days. A new swell is expected to build Friday and peak over the weekend with occasional shoulder high sets.

A new small northwest is expected to build Friday but not expected to get bigger than waist high. No significant swells on the horizon.

Models show a small easterly swell from former Blanca reaching us today. Swell is expected to build Thursday and hold through Friday up to about waist high.

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.  

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