591  
SXHW80 PHFO 200020  
OMRHFO  
 
SURF OBSERVATIONS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI  
220 PM HST FRI JAN 19 2018  
 
FULL FACE SURF OBSERVATIONS ARE TAKEN BY COUNTY LIFE GUARDS AND  
COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS AND RELAYED TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  
FOR DISSEMINATION. THESE OBSERVATIONS ARE NOT QUALITY CONTROLLED.  
 
HIZ002>004-210030-  
KAUAI-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR PER REMARKS  
KEE 1030 AM 6-8 NW 10 NO SWIMMING  
HAENA 1030 AM 6-10 NW 10 NO SWIMMING  
HANALEI 1030 AM 4-6 NW 12  
ANAHOLA 1030 AM 4-6 NE 11 RIPTIDES OBSERVED  
KEALIA 1030 AM 8-10 E 9 NO SWIMMING  
LYDGATE 1030 AM 6-8 E 9 RIPTIDES OBSERVED  
POIPU 1030 AM 4-6 SE 10  
SALT POND 1030 AM 4-6 SE 15  
KEKAHA 1030 AM 1-3 NW 8  

 
 
HIZ005>011-210030-  
OAHU-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR PER WIND REMARKS  
DIAMOND HEAD  
WAIKIKI 215 PM 1-3 ENE 15-25 CANOES  
ALA MOANA  
SANDY BEACH 215 PM 6-10 ENE 15-25 SHORE BREAK  
MAKAPUU 215 PM 6-8 ENE 20-30  
NORTH BEACH  
EHUKAI 215 PM 2-4 ENE 10-20  
SUNSET 800 AM 4-6 ENE 15-20  
WAIMEA  
ALII  
MAKAHA 215 PM 1-2 W 10-15  
NANAKULI  
MAILI PT  
MAILI  

 
 
HIZ012>022-210030-  
MAUI-MOLOKAI-LANAI-KAHOOLAWE-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR WIND REMARKS  
KANAHA 1023 AM 1-3 E 10-15 PCLDY  
BALDWIN SHOR 1024 AM 2-3 TRADES 20-30 MCLDY SHRA  
BALDWIN OUTE 1024 AM 8-12 TRADES 20-30 MCLDY SHRA  
HOOKIPA  
KAMAOLE I 1026 AM 1-2 VRB 0-5 CLR  
KAMAOLE III  
MAKENA  
HANAKAOO 1028 AM 1-2 VRB 5-10 PCLDY  
FLEMING 1029 AM 4-5 E 20-25+ OVC SHRA  

 
 
HIZ023>028-210030-  
BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR WIND REMARKS  
RICHARDSONS 1016 AM 6-8 VRB 5-10 OVC SHRA  
HONOLII 1017 AM 10-12 W 3-6 OVC SHRA  
AHALANUI 1018 AM 3-10 NE 5-10 MCLDY  
PUNALU'U 1020 AM 3-8 NE 20-25 CLR  
ISAAC HALE 1021 AM 8-10 VRB 3-5 MCLDY SHRA  
HAPUNA 1021 AM 0-1 VRB 0-5 PCLDY  
KAHALUU 1022 AM 0-1 VRB 1-5 CLR  
MAGIC SANDS 1022 AM 1-2 VRB 0-3 CLR  
HAWAIIAN BEA  

 
 
LEGEND  
SURF HEIGHT - REPORTED IN FEET  
WIND AND SWELL DIRECTION - REPORTED IN 16 PT COMPASS  
PERIOD /PER/ - REPORTED IN SECONDS  
VISIBILITY /VIS/ - REPORTED IN STATUTE MILES  
CLARITY - WATER CLARITY  
TIME - HAWAIIAN STANDARD TIME  
WIND SPEED - REPORTED IN MILES PER HOUR  
+ /IN SURF HEIGHT/ - OCCASIONALLY HIGHER SETS  
0 /IN SURF HEIGHT/ - FLAT  
 

 
 
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