Maui Surf

Surf Energy Expected for Weekend

May 6, 2016, 1:10 AM HST
* Updated May 5, 11:14 PM
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Screen Shot 2016-05-05 at 9.43.02 PMMaui Surf Forecast

North: Wave heights are expected to be about waist/chest high today. Later this weekend waves could get up to head high.

West: Surf is waist/chest high today for west shores.

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

Screen Shot 2016-05-05 at 9.43.09 PMOur current dose of west-northwest is expected to begin easing Friday and into the weekend. More swell energy is expected for the weekend to reinforce this swell.

Our current south-southwest swell is expected to continue filling in 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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