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FZHW52 PHFO 111325  
SRFHFO  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI  
325 AM HST MON DEC 11 2017  
 
HIZ005>011-120230-  
OAHU-  
325 AM HST MON DEC 11 2017  
   
..HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES
 
 
SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 10 TO 18 FEET TODAY,  
LOWERING TO 7 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT, THEN BUILDING TO 18 TO 25  
FEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 7 TO 12 FEET TODAY,  
LOWERING TO 4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT, THEN BUILDING TO 12 TO 20  
FEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY.  
 
SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH  
TUESDAY.  
 
OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY DECEMBER 18:  
THE NEXT LARGE NORTH-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PEAK TUESDAY NIGHT INTO  
WEDNESDAY, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. THIS SWELL  
IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE WARNING-LEVEL SURF ON NORTH AND WEST FACING  
SHORES. NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT SWELLS ARE EXPECTED.  
 
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, AT THE LOCATIONS OF THE LARGEST  
BREAKERS. 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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