Maui Surf

High Surf Advisory Through Weekend

October 29, 2016, 1:12 AM HST
* Updated October 28, 11:21 PM
A
A
A

no slideshow

Image: John Varney

Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for our usual channels and waters through 6 p.m. Sunday.

A High Surf Advisory is posted for the east sides of Maui and Molokai through 6 p.m. Sunday.

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.**

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

    +
    SWIPE LEFT OR RIGHT

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

 

screen-shot-2016-10-28-at-10-40-00-pmMaui Surf Forecast

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

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

West: Surf is ankle/knee high today. Spots catching the wrap will be bigger.

South: Surf is waist high today or less.

screen-shot-2016-10-28-at-10-39-54-pmSaturday the north-northeast swell holds with new northwest filling in overnight. Multiple pulses of swell energy out of the northwest are expected for next week. The first pulse is due to fill in Tuesday into Wednesday. A bigger swell is forecast to build Wednesday into Thursday with another pulse expected Friday and into the weekend.

Nothing significant is expected out of the SPAC with minimal southern hemisphere swell around waist high or less today.

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

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

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