Maui Surf

WNW Swell Peaks Today

May 5, 2016, 1:21 AM HST
* Updated May 4, 10:28 PM
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Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 9.38.11 PMMaui Surf Forecast

North: Wave heights are expected to be about chest/head high with overhead waves at the best breaks on the sets.

West: Surf is ankle/knee high today for west shores that aren’t catching the northwest. Breaks catching the wrap are expected to be up to chest/head high at the best exposures.

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South: Surf is knee/thigh high today at the best breaks on the sets.

Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 9.38.17 PMA new dose of west-northwest is expected to peak on Thursday at about chest/head high with some plusses. More swell energy is expected for the weekend.

Another south-southwest swell is expected to fill in Thursday and Friday for the weekend with similar size to the last swell.

Keep in mind, surf heights are measured on the face of the wave from trough to crest. Heights vary from beach to beach, and at the same beach, from break to break.  

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