Larger WNW Begins to Fill in Today
Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)
High Surf Warning: North and west shores of Molokai and the north shore of Maui through 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Gale Warning: All offshore waters.
Small Craft Advisory: All Maui County waters through 6 p.m.
**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**
Maui Surf Forecast
North: Surf heights start out in the overhead to double overhead range in the morning and pick up to triple overhead and even 20 to 25 foot faces for Pe’ahi.
West: Surf is knee/waist high today. Spots catching the west-northwest wrap could be up to waist/chest high with head high sets from time to time. Spots blocked by other island will be nearly flat.
South: Surf is knee/waist high today.
A large XL swell is forecast to quickly build and peak Tuesday up to 20 to 25 foot faces for the deep water breaks. Wednesday this swell will begin to ease. There is potential for another swell for the weekend.
Nothing significant expected out of the South Pacific.
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.