Hawaii County Surf Forecast for December 01, 2021

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Forecast for Big Island Leeward


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

Weather Partly sunny. Scattered showers.
High Temperature In the lower 80s.
Winds Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Tides
Kona Low 0.5 feet 07:50 AM HST.
High 1.6 feet 01:09 PM HST.
Kawaihae Low 0.4 feet 08:26 AM HST.
High 1.4 feet 01:33 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:43 AM HST.
Sunset 5:44 PM HST.
TONIGHT

Weather Partly cloudy. Isolated showers.
Low Temperature In the upper 60s.
Winds Light and variable winds.
Tides
Kona Low -0.2 feet 07:33 PM HST.
High 2.3 feet 02:38 AM HST.
Kawaihae Low -0.3 feet 07:40 PM HST.
High 2.5 feet 02:47 AM HST.
THURSDAY

Weather Mostly sunny. Scattered showers.
High Temperature In the lower 80s.
Winds Light and variable winds, becoming
southwest around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
Tides
Kona Low 0.5 feet 08:47 AM HST.
High 1.5 feet 01:53 PM HST.
Kawaihae Low 0.3 feet 09:25 AM HST.
High 1.2 feet 02:24 PM HST.
Sunrise 6:43 AM HST.
Sunset 5:44 PM HST.

Swell Summary

A small to moderate northwest swell is slated to arrive today and hold through Thursday. A very large north-northwest swell will then bring on the likelihood of warning level surf along the north and west facing shores of most islands Friday and the weekend. Surf along south facing shores may rise a foot or two late in the weekend due to winds blowing in from the south.

NORTH EAST

am        pm  

Surf: Ankle high SE short period wind swell in the morning builds to knee to thigh high for the afternoon.

Conditions: Choppy/sideshore current with SE winds 15-20mph.

NORTH WEST

am        pm  

Surf: Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions: Fairly clean in the morning with S winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SW less than 5mph.

WEST

am        pm  

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

Conditions: Semi glassy in the morning with SE winds less than 5mph. Clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE 5-10mph.

SOUTH EAST

am        pm  

Surf: Knee to waist high SE short period wind swell.

Conditions: Clean in the morning with WNW winds less than 5mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting S 5-10mph.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov and SwellInfo.com