November 27, 2018 Surf ForecastNovember 27, 2018, 5:00 AM HST · Updated November 27, 5:00 AM 0 Comments
Outlook through Tuesday December 04: Warning level surf from a large, northwest swell will slowly subside today, then lower to advisory levels through Wednesday. A moderate northwest swell is possible Friday and into the upcoming weekend. Surf will remain small along south and east facing shores.
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: Well overhead to double overhead high NNW long period swell.
Conditions: Sideshore texture and current in the morning with ESE winds 15-20mph. Sideshore/choppy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the E.
Surf: Ankle to knee high WNW ground swell.
Conditions: Glassy in the morning with NW winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the WNW.
Surf: 1-3′ overhead high NNW ground swell for the morning. This fades in the afternoon with sets up to 1-2′ overhead high.
Conditions: Clean with ESE winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting E for the afternoon.
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