WNW Swell Builds Tomorrow, Swell for WeekendFebruary 22, 2017, 7:25 AM HST · Updated February 22, 7:35 AM Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments
Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)
Small Craft Advisory: All Maui County waters through 6 p.m. Thursday.
Gale Warning: Pailolo and ʻAlenuihāhā channels through 6 p.m. tonight.
**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 are waist/chest high today in the morning and fading.
West: Surf is pretty flat today. Spots catching the west-northwest wrap will be a little bit bigger.
South: Surf is pretty flat today.
A new west-northwest is forecast to build Thursday and ease on Friday. A stronger west-northwest is forecast 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.