Surf Report

Hawaii County Surf Forecast for December 26, 2021

December 26, 2021, 6:00 AM HST
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Forecast for Big Island Leeward


Shores Today Monday
Surf Surf
AM PM AM PM
West Facing 2-4 2-4 3-5 3-5
South Facing 0-2 0-2 2-4 2-4
TODAY

Weather Mostly sunny. Scattered showers.
High Temperature In the lower 80s.
Winds Southeast winds around 5 mph, becoming
west in the afternoon.
Tides
Kona High 1.7 feet 08:49 AM HST.
Low 0.3 feet 04:12 PM HST.
Kawaihae High 1.7 feet 08:53 AM HST.
Low 0.1 feet 04:14 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:57 AM HST.
Sunset 5:53 PM HST.
TONIGHT

Weather Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Low Temperature In the mid 60s.
Winds Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming
east after midnight.
Tides
Kona High 1.1 feet 10:41 PM HST.
Low 0.7 feet 03:27 AM HST.
Kawaihae High 1.3 feet 11:07 PM HST.
Low 0.8 feet 04:03 AM HST.
MONDAY

Weather Partly sunny. Scattered showers.
High Temperature In the lower 80s.
Winds Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming
west in the afternoon.
Tides
Kona High 1.6 feet 09:43 AM HST.
Low 0.1 feet 04:55 PM HST.
Kawaihae High 1.5 feet 09:49 AM HST.
Low 0.0 feet 04:55 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:57 AM HST.
Sunset 5:54 PM HST.

Swell Summary

A west-northwest swell will arrive late this afternoon then peak on Monday followed by a decline. There will other west- northwest pulses coming in the rest of the week but smaller in size. A reinforcing north-northeast to northeast swell arriving today and monday will maintain moderate surf along the east facing shores through Wednesday, then become slightly smaller thereafter. The swell generated from a gale-force low east of the Big Island will not contributing much to the east swell. This swell is set to arrive Tuesday.

NORTH EAST

am        pm  

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Surf: Knee to waist high NE short period wind swell with occasional stomach high sets.

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Conditions: Light sideshore texture in the morning with SSE winds 5-10mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SE 10-15mph.

NORTH WEST

am        pm  

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Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Fairly clean in the morning with S winds 5-10mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the SSW.

WEST

am        pm  

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Fairly clean in the morning with ESE winds 5-10mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting N less than 5mph.

SOUTH EAST

am        pm  

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

Conditions: Clean in the morning with NNW winds 10-15mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NNE 5-10mph.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov and SwellInfo.com

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