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March 12, 2019 Surf Forecast

March 12, 2019, 5:00 AM HST
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North East

am        pm  

Surf: Head high mix of E medium period swell and NNW ground swell for the morning with occasional 1-2′ overhead sets. This fades to head high in the afternoon.

Conditions: Light sideshore texture in the morning with SSE winds 5-10mph. Semi choppy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the ESE.

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North West

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am        pm  

Surf: Ankle to knee high WNW ground swell in the morning builds for the afternoon with occasional sets up to thigh high.

Conditions: Semi glassy in the morning with NE winds less than 5mph. Semi choppy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WSW 5-10mph.

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West

am        pm  

Surf: Waist high NW ground swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions: Glassy in the morning with SW winds less than 5mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon as the winds increase to 5-10mph.

South East

am        pm  

Surf: Chest to shoulder high E medium period swell with occasional head high sets.

Conditions: Light sideshore texture in the morning with NE winds 5-10mph. This becomes Sideshore texture/chop for the afternoon.

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

Image: NOAA

**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Hawaii County projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**

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Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov and SwellInfo.com

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