Maui Surf

Swells are Fading, NNW for Tuesday

September 11, 2017, 1:52 AM HST
* Updated September 10, 7:16 PM
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Maui Surf Forecast

North: Surf heights are expected to be knee/waist/chest high today and strongest early in the day.

West: Surf heights are expected to be knee/thigh high today. Spots blocked by islands could be flat.

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South: Surf heights are expected to be knee/thigh high today. The best breaks could get up to waist high on the sets early in the day.

Our current southerly swell down to just traces. There is a storm that could bring maybe waist high sets around Wednesday, another stronger storm with a wider fetch is forecast for the weekend with wave heights possibly up to waist/chest high. Will keep an eye on these.

Our current northwest swell is fading and down to traces by Tuesday. A reinforcing swell from the north-northwest is due in Tuesday / Wednesday with waves getting up to chest high at the best breaks with this swell.

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.  

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