196  
SXHW80 PHFO 180051  
OMRHFO  
 
SURF OBSERVATIONS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI  
251 PM HST WED OCT 17 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>004-190100-  
KAUAI-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR PER REMARKS  
KEE 1000 AM 8-10 NNW 14  
HAENA 1000 AM 12-16 NNW 14  
HANALEI 1000 AM 6-10 NNW 14  
ANAHOLA 1000 AM 6-8 NE 11  
KEALIA 1000 AM 1-3 ENE 9  
LYDGATE 1000 AM 1-3 E 10  
POIPU 1000 AM 1-2 SW 10  
SALT POND 1000 AM 1-3 S 10  
KEKAHA 1000 AM 3 S 15  

 
 
HIZ005>011-190100-  
OAHU-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR PER WIND REMARKS  
DIAMOND HEAD  
WAIKIKI 230 PM 1-3 ENE 10-15 CANOES  
ALA MOANA  
SANDY BEACH 230 PM 4-6 E 5-15 SHORE BREAK  
MAKAPUU 230 PM 1-3 NNE 15-20  
NORTH BEACH  
EHUKAI 230 PM 4-8+ ENE 5-10  
SUNSET 700 AM 7-8 NNW ENE 10-15 PT. CLOUDY  
WAIMEA  
ALII  
MAKAHA 230 PM 4-6 W 15  
NANAKULI  
MAILI PT  
MAILI  

 
 
HIZ012>022-190100-  
MAUI-MOLOKAI-LANAI-KAHOOLAWE-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR WIND REMARKS  
KANAHA 1101 AM 6-12 OCNL + N 10-15 OVC  
BALDWIN SHOR  
BALDWIN OUTE  
HOOKIPA 1104 AM 10-20 E 5-10 OVC  
KAMAOLE I 1104 AM 1 TRADES 10-15 PCLDY  
KAMAOLE III 1106 AM 1-2 TRADES 20 PCLDY  
MAKENA 1108 AM 2-4 TRADES PCLDY  
HANAKAOO 1108 AM 0 TRADES 10-15 PCLDY  
FLEMING  

 
 
HIZ023>028-190100-  
BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII-  
 
LOCATION TIME SURF HEIGHT DIR WIND REMARKS  
RICHARDSONS 1100 AM 2-3 VRB 0-5 OVC SHRA  
HONOLII 1100 AM 0-1 SE 10-15 OVC  
PUNALU'U 1100 AM 1-3 E 10-15 PCLDY  
HAPUNA 1100 AM 0-2 VRB 0-5 PCLDY  
KAHALUU  
MAGIC SANDS 1101 AM 2-3 VRB 5-8 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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