Better Swells Lining up for Next WeekMarch 15, 2017, 7:46 AM HST (Updated March 15, 2017, 7:49 AM)
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Big Island Surf Forecast
Hilo side: Wave heights are forecast to be knee/shoulder high today.
Kona side: Wave heights are expected to be knee/thigh high today with waist high sets at the best breaks.
South: Wave heights are expected to be knee/thigh high today.
Small south-southwest continues to fade. We may see some better swell near the end of the month around the 24th – 26th and during the last few days of the month.
Our current west-northwest swell is expected to fade through mid week. A larger west-northwest is lining up for the 19th through the 23rd, peaking Monday/Tuesday.
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.