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NNW Peaks This Morning, Oho & SSW Fading

October 8, 2015, 1:40 AM HST
* Updated October 7, 8:53 PM
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Screen Shot 2015-10-07 at 6.34.39 PMBig Island Surf Forecast
Hilo side: Wave heights are expected waist/chest high today. The best breaks could get up to shoulder high on the sets.
 
Kona side: Wave heights waist/chest high are expected today. Best breaks could get up to shoulder/head high on the sets.
 
South: Wave heights waist/shoulder high are expected for the breaks open to the fading south-southwest. Best breaks could get up to head high on the sets. Trade swell/Oho mix is expected up to waist/chest high.
 
Screen Shot 2015-10-07 at 6.34.45 PMOho swell is expected to affect east-northeast shores on Thursday with a fading trend through the end of the work week.

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Our new north-northwest is expected to peak early Thursday morning and begin to fade Friday into the weekend.

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Our current south-southwest peaked yesterday and fades through the end of the week.

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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