Maui Surf

Swells Fading Today, New Swell on Horizon

May 12, 2016, 1:29 AM HST
* Updated May 11, 11:35 PM
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**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**

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Maui Surf Forecast

North: Wave heights are expected to be about knee/waist high today.

West: Surf is ankle/knee high today for west shores without exposure to the swells. Exposures catching the swell will get up to knee/waist high.

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South: Surf is knee/waist high today.

Minor northwest swell expected to fade Thursday. A moderate swell is expected for Friday the 13th.

Thursday waist high southerly mix expected. Middle of next week we could a moderate swell. Will keep an eye on it.

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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