Today’s Maui Surf Report

September 26, 2016, 5:49 AM HST · Updated September 26, 5:49 AM
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Small Craft Advisory Issued: September 26 at 3:20 AM HST until September 28 at 6:00 PM HST by NWS

Areas Affected: Alenuihaha Channel; Big Island Leeward Waters; Big Island Southeast Waters; Maalaea Bay; Pailolo Channel

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


    Maui County Surf Forecast

    North: Surf heights are expected in the knee to shoulder high range. Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast rising later in the day. Light east-northeast winds with a slight chop, Increasing later.

    West: Surf is flat. Very Small mid period swell from the south-southwest holding during the day. Light east-northeast winds with a slight chop, Increasing later.

    South: Surf heights are expected in the knee to thigh high range. Minor SSW swell. FLAT for spots shadowed by the offshore islands.

    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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