SSW Swell Expected to Fill in Today for Maui County
Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)
Small Craft Advisory: Maui County coastal waters through 6 a.m. Monday.
**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**
Maui Surf Forecast
North: Surf heights are expected to be knee/waist/chest high today and fading through the day.
West: Surf heights are expected to be waist/chest high waves. The best breaks could get up to shoulder high on the sets.
South: Surf heights are expected to be waist/chest high waves. The best breaks could get up to shoulder high on the sets.
A longer-period late season northwest swell is expected to fill in May 8th. Pending development of the storm around May 3rd – 5th. Will keep an eye on it.
A reinforcing south-southwest swell is forecast to fill in Monday and Tuesday, and keep surf borderline for advisory conditions. This swell energy is forecast to ease Wednesday into the end of the week.
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.