Maui Surf

Head High Trade Swell Expected Today

October 3, 2016, 8:10 AM HST
* Updated October 3, 8:11 AM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect through 6 p.m. this evening for seas from 7 to 10 feet and east winds up to 25 knots.

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, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**

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screen-shot-2016-10-03-at-7-15-17-amMaui Surf Forecast

North: Wave heights are expected to be waist/head high today.

West: Surf is waist high or less today.

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South: Surf is waist high or less today.

Minimal south-southwest swell lapping in out of the South Pacific. Small south swell expected midweek through the weekend.

screen-shot-2016-10-03-at-7-15-12-amTrade swell brings up to head high waves to exposed spots. Trades easing over the next couple of days.

Small northwest swell expected for the middle of the week. Early season swell expected from the 8th to the 11th.

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.**

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