Small SSW Peaks Over Weekend
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**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Big Island projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**
Hilo side: Knee/waist high waves expected today for trade swell magnets. Best breaks could get up to chest high on the sets.
Kona side: Wave heights of waist/chest high are expected for the best southerly exposures. The best breaks could get a bit bigger on the sets.
South: Wave heights waist/chest high are expected. Best breaks could get a bit bigger on the sets.
Our current south-southwest swell is expected to peak over the weekend with occasional shoulder high sets. Monday the swell will start to fade.
Our current small northwest is expected to fade out today. Sunday/Monday conditions will be pretty flat. No significant swells on the horizon.
Small easterly swell from former Blanca and small easterly tradeswell mix will fade with waves expected waist high or less.
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.