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FZHW52 PHFO 270209  
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SURF ZONE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI  
409 PM HST THU MAY 26 2016  
 
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409 PM HST THU MAY 26 2016  
 
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 THROUGH FRIDAY.  
 
SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE TO 1 TO 3 FEET  
TONIGHT...RISING TO 2 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY.  
 
SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.  
 
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT...RISING  
TO 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY.  
 
OUTLOOK THROUGH THURSDAY JUNE 02:  
A SMALL LONG PERIOD SOUTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD  
OVERNIGHT AND PEAK ON FRIDAY...THEN GRADUALLY DECLINE THROUGH THE  
WEEKEND. SURF IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS. ANOTHER  
SMALL BUMP IN SOUTH SHORE SURF IS EXPECTED TUESDAY NIGHT INTO  
WEDNESDAY. SMALL SURF WILL WRAP INTO WEST SHORES WITH THE RISING  
SOUTHWEST SWELL. A SMALL NORTHWEST SWELL IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY INTO  
MONDAY BEFORE DECLINING INTO MIDWEEK. WINDS WILL REMAIN LIGHT  
THROUGH THE PERIOD...KEEPING CHOPPY EAST SHORE SURF AT A MINIMUM.  
 
SURF HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST HEIGHTS OF THE FACE OR FRONT OF WAVES. THE  
SURF FORECAST IS BASED ON THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...THE AVERAGE  
HEIGHT OF THE ONE THIRD LARGEST WAVES...IN THE ZONE OF MAXIMUM  
REFRACTION. SOME WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE AS HIGH AS THE  
SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER RIP CURRENTS IN OR NEAR  
ANY SURF ZONE.  
 

 
 
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