New Swell Fills in Today From SSW & NW

April 14, 2017, 1:03 AM HST · Updated April 13, 8:42 PM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments
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    Maui Surf Forecast

    North: Surf heights are expected to be waist/head high today in the morning and picking up overhead waves on the sets in the afternoon. By sunset there will be well overhead waves for the best spots.

    West: Surf is knee/waist high today with tummy/chest high waves from time to time in the morning. By afternoon waist/shoulder high waves as the swell peaks.

    South: Surf is knee/waist high today with tummy/chest high waves from time to time in the morning. By afternoon waist/shoulder high waves as the swell peaks.

    A northwest reinforcement swell is expected to build into Friday, peaking late Friday and holding through Saturday before easing Sunday. A new swell is possible for the 18th.

    A new swell is forecast to fill in out of the southwest Friday for the weekend. Another south-southwest is expected for the 19th to the 21st.

    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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    Meteorologist Malika Dudley
    Malika was born and raised in Hilo. She began her career in news at KGMB9 in 2007. As a part of the Hawaii News Now weather team, Malika was nominated for two Emmy Awards for excellence in weather reporting and won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Journalism Award for her reporting on Hawaii’s tsunami damage in 2011. In 2019, Malika was recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists Hawaii Chapter in the category of Science Reporting for her Big Island Now news report on what was happening beneath the sea surface at the ocean entry of the Puna lava flow.  

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