Maui Surf

Today’s Surf Report for Maui County

September 16, 2016, 7:49 AM HST
* Updated September 16, 8:09 AM
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Photo Credit: Michael Santiago

Alerts

Small Craft Advisory for Hawaiian Waters issued today at 3:06am HST until 6pm by NWS

Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

**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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Maui County Surf Forecast

North:  Smaller, fun size NW swell leftovers with waist-chest high surf at exposures and a few lingering sets near shoulder high at standouts early in the day. New NW swell builds in through the afternoon.

West & South SSW swell continues with waist-chest high surf at exposed breaks and some sets up to shoulder-head high at standouts.  NOTE – Due to shadowing by Kaho’olawe/Molokini, much of SW Maui (especially from the Makena area through Olowalu) will be smaller or even flat.

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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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