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March 16, 2019 Surf Forecast

March 16, 2019, 5:00 AM HST
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North East

am        pm  

Surf: Shoulder to head high NNW ground swell with occasional 1-2′ overhead high sets.

Conditions: Light sideshore texture in the morning with SSE winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE less than 5mph. Glassy conditions are expected by late afternoon with NNE winds less than 5mph.

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North West

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am        pm  

Surf: Knee high WNW long period swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions: Fairly clean in the morning with S winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the WNW.

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West

am        pm  

Surf: Knee high WNW long period swell for the morning with occasional waist high sets. This builds in the afternoon with sets up to chest high.

Conditions: Clean in the early morning with NE winds less than 5mph. Semi choppy conditions move in during the morning hours with the winds shifting NW 5-10mph.

South East

am        pm  

Surf: Waist to stomach high ESE wind swell with occasional chest high sets.

Conditions: Clean in the morning with NNW winds less than 5mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE 5-10mph.

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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