Trade Swell up to Chest High at Top Breaks TodayJune 13, 2017, 1:03 AM HST · Updated June 12, 9:14 PM Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments
Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)
Small Craft Advisory: In effect through 6 p.m. Tuesday for our channels and Māʻalaea Bay.
**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 expected to be knee/waist high today, the best breaks could get up to tummy/chest high on the sets.
West: Surf heights are expected to be ankle/knee high today, some spots will be flat.
South: Surf heights are expected to be ankle/knee high today, some spots will be flat.
All shores should remain well below advisory level today. No significant south swells are expected through mid-month. Possibly a swell expected around the 16th, will keep an eye on the models.
Moderate trade swell for the east side.
In the short term, nothing expected out of the north either. Some models are indicating a possible swell around the 19th out of the northwest. Will keep an eye on it.
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.