October 31, 2018 Surf ForecastOctober 31, 2018, 5:00 AM HST · Updated October 31, 5:00 AM 0 Comments
Outlook through Wednesday November 07: The current northwest swell will gradually lower through the rest of the week. Another moderate northwest swell will be possible early next week. Surf along south facing shores will steadily lower through the second half of the week and upcoming weekend. Small to moderate surf will hold along east facing shores into the weekend. No other significant swells expected through early next week.
Surf heights are forecast heights of the face, or front, of waves. The surf forecast is based on the significant wave height, the average height of the one third largest waves, at the locations of the largest breakers. Some waves may be more than twice as high as the significant wave height. Expect to encounter rip currents in or near any surf zone.
Surf: Stomach to shoulder high NW ground swell with occasional head high sets.
Conditions: Glassy in the morning with NNW winds less than 5mph. Semi choppy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE 5-10mph.
Surf: Knee to thigh high S medium period swell.
Conditions: Clean in the morning with E winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NNW 5-10mph.
Surf: Knee to waist high NW ground swell with occasional stomach high sets.
Conditions: Glassy in the morning with NNW winds less than 5mph. Clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE 5-10mph.
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