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May 03, 2019 Surf Forecast

May 3, 2019, 5:00 AM HST
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North East

am        pm  

Surf: Waist to chest high NE medium period swell for the morning going more ESE during the day.

Conditions: Sideshore texture/chop with SSE winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting SE for the afternoon.

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North West

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am        pm  

Surf: Ankle to knee high SW long period swell in the morning builds for the afternoon with occasional sets up to thigh high.

Conditions: Semi glassy in the morning with SSW winds 5-10mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SW 10-15mph.

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West

am        pm  

Surf: Knee to waist high SSW long period swell for the morning with occasional stomach high sets. This drops a bit in the afternoon.

Conditions: Glassy in the morning with ESE winds less than 5mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SSW 5-10mph.

South East

am        pm  

Surf: Waist to stomach high ESE medium period swell.

Conditions: Bumpy/semi bumpy with S winds 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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