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Maui Surf Forecast for March 18, 2021

March 18, 2021, 6:00 AM HST
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HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES


Shores Today Friday
Surf Surf
AM PM AM PM
North Facing 6-8 6-8 6-8 6-8
West Facing 4-6 4-6 4-6 4-6
South Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4
East Facing 6-8 6-8 6-8 6-8
TODAY

Weather Mostly cloudy. Occasional showers.
High Temperature In the upper 70s.
Winds East winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides
Kahului Low 0.0 feet 10:45 AM HST.
High 1.6 feet 05:52 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:31 AM HST.
Sunset 6:36 PM HST.
TONIGHT

Weather Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
Low Temperature In the upper 60s.
Winds East winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides
Kahului Low 1.0 feet 11:36 PM HST.
High 1.2 feet 03:51 AM HST.
FRIDAY

Weather Partly sunny. Numerous showers.
High Temperature In the upper 70s.
Winds East winds around 20 mph.
Tides
Kahului Low 0.1 feet 11:08 AM HST.
Sunrise 6:30 AM HST.
Sunset 6:37 PM HST.

Swell Summary

A High Surf Advisory (HSA) is in effect for east facing shores through Saturday afternoon due to a north swell and strong trade winds. A small northwest swell is expected next Tuesday. A large northwest swell is possible next Wednesday. Surf will remain small along south facing shores through early next week. Swells from gales near New Zealand may produce a modest rise in surf along the south facing shores starting around the middle of next week.

NORTH SHORE

am        pm  

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Surf: Waist high NNE short period wind swell for the morning with occasional stomach sets. This builds to waist to chest high for the afternoon.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Conditions: Sideshore/choppy with E winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting ENE 20-25mph in the afternoon.

SOUTH SHORE

am        pm  

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Clean in the morning with NNE winds less than 5mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the NW.

WEST SIDE

am        pm  

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Clean with E winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting ENE 20-25mph in the afternoon.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov and SwellInfo.com

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