Maui Surf

High Surf Advisory for East Side, New Swells Ahead

December 3, 2016, 1:05 AM HST
* Updated December 2, 11:10 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Flash Flood Watch is posted through Sunday afternoon.

A High Surf Advisory is posted for east facing shores until 6 p.m. Saturday.

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for all windward waters and channels in Maui County through 6 p.m. Saturday.

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

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**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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North: Head high surf is expected today. The best breaks could get up to overhead on the sets.

West: Surf is pretty flat today with the best exposures staying below but maybe up to waist high out of the south-southwest. Northwest Maui will catch some wrap at spots exposed to that direction.

South: Surf is pretty flat today.

screen-shot-2016-12-02-at-5-47-16-pmOur current northwest is expected to ease over the weekend.

A solid northwest is expected to begin fading Saturday and into Sunday.

A small southwest swell is expected to build Sunday and Monday up to knee/waist high and inconsistent.

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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