Surf Report

Hawaii County Surf Forecast for August 05, 2022

August 5, 2022, 6:00 AM HST
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Forecast for Big Island Leeward


Shores Today Saturday
Surf Surf
AM PM AM PM
West Facing 0-2 0-2 0-2 0-2
South Facing 0-2 0-2 1-3 1-3
TODAY

Weather Sunny until 12 PM, then mostly cloudy.
Scattered showers.
High Temperature In the mid 80s.
Winds Northwest winds around 5 mph,
increasing to around 15 mph in the
afternoon.
Tides
Kona High 1.6 feet 10:47 AM HST.
Low 0.9 feet 04:37 PM HST.
Kawaihae High 1.9 feet 10:52 AM HST.
Low 1.0 feet 05:42 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:02 AM HST.
Sunset 6:59 PM HST.
TONIGHT

Weather Mostly cloudy until 12 AM, then partly
cloudy. Isolated showers.
Low Temperature Around 70.
Winds Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming
southwest after midnight.
Tides
Kona High 1.2 feet 08:18 PM HST.
Low 0.1 feet 04:02 AM HST.
Kawaihae High 1.1 feet 09:12 PM HST.
Low 0.1 feet 03:59 AM HST.
SATURDAY

Weather Mostly sunny until 11 AM, then mostly
cloudy. Scattered showers.
High Temperature In the mid 80s.
Winds Southwest winds around 5 mph, becoming
northwest in the afternoon.
Tides
Kona High 1.8 feet 12:05 PM HST.
Kawaihae High 2.2 feet 11:58 AM HST.
Sunrise 6:02 AM HST.
Sunset 6:58 PM HST.

Swell Summary

A moderate period east swell will trend down. East shore surf may trend back up early next week as trades become more established. Surf along south facing shores will remain on the small side as background south swells fade and a southeast swell picks up. A small long period south swell arrives on Tuesday producing a slight bump in surf heights along south facing shores lasting into Wednesday. No other significant swells are expected through early next week.

NORTH EAST

am        pm  

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Surf: Minimal surf (ankle or less) for the morning with a waist to chest high ESE short period wind swell filling in during the afternoon.

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Conditions: Glassy in the early morning with S winds less than 5mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions move in during the morning hours with the winds shifting SE 10-15mph.

NORTH WEST

am        pm  

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Semi glassy in the morning with ENE winds 5-10mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the NNW.

WEST

am        pm  

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Fairly clean in the early morning with NNE winds 5-10mph. Semi choppy conditions move in during the morning hours with the winds shifting NW.

SOUTH EAST

am        pm  

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

Conditions: Semi glassy in the morning with SW winds less than 5mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting ESE 10-15mph.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov and SwellInfo.com

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