Surf Report

Hawaii County Surf Forecast for October 23, 2021

October 23, 2021, 6:00 AM HST
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Forecast for Big Island Leeward


Shores Today Sunday
Surf Surf
AM PM AM PM
West Facing 3-5 2-4 2-4 2-4
South Facing 2-4 2-4 2-4 2-4
TODAY

Weather Mostly sunny. Isolated showers.
High Temperature In the mid 80s.
Winds Southeast winds around 5 mph, becoming
southwest in the afternoon.
Tides
Kona Low 0.6 feet 11:48 AM HST.
High 1.2 feet 04:31 PM HST.
Kawaihae Low 0.5 feet 12:30 PM HST.
High 1.1 feet 05:15 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:22 AM HST.
Sunset 5:55 PM HST.
TONIGHT

Weather Partly cloudy. Isolated showers.
Low Temperature Around 70.
Winds West winds around 5 mph, becoming
southwest after midnight.
Tides
Kona Low 0.1 feet 10:43 PM HST.
High 2.0 feet 05:57 AM HST.
Kawaihae Low 0.2 feet 10:54 PM HST.
SUNDAY

Weather Mostly sunny. Isolated showers.
High Temperature In the mid 80s.
Winds Light and variable winds, becoming west
around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tides
Kona Low 0.6 feet 12:38 PM HST.
High 1.1 feet 04:49 PM HST.
Kawaihae High 2.2 feet 06:09 AM HST.
Low 0.5 feet 01:22 PM HST.
High 0.9 feet 05:44 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:22 AM HST.
Sunset 5:54 PM HST.

Swell Summary

The current north swell will gradually decrease this weekend. A slightly smaller reinforcing north swell is expected to fill in Monday, and peak on Monday night into Tuesday. A series of north swells will continue into the second half of next week.

Small, mainly background south swells are expected through Monday with a slightly larger south swell expected to fill in Tuesday and Wednesday. Short-period choppy surf is expected along east facing shores though Monday with a slight downward trend expected into the middle of next week as trade wind speeds decrease.

NORTH EAST

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

am        pm  

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Choppy/disorganized with ESE winds 15-20mph in the morning decreasing to 10-15mph in the afternoon.

NORTH WEST

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

am        pm  

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

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

WEST

am        pm  

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

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

SOUTH EAST

am        pm  

Surf: Small scale (ankle to knee high) surf.

Conditions: Choppy/disorganized with ENE winds 15-20mph in the morning decreasing to 5-10mph in the afternoon.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov and SwellInfo.com

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