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FZHW52 PHFO 201330
SRFHFO

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST WED AUG 20 2014

HIZ005>011-210200-
OAHU-
400 AM HST WED AUG 20 2014

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 4 TO 6 FEET TODAY...AND THEN
5 TO 7 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY...AND THEN 3
TO 5 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH TUESDAY AUGUST 26:
A SERIES OF SMALL SOUTH SWELLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A
SSW SWELL WILL ARRIVE THURSDAY INTO SATURDAY...POSSIBLY PRODUCING
SURF APPROACHING THE ADVISORY LEVEL ALONG SOUTH-FACING SHORES
STARTING THURSDAY.

SURF HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST HEIGHTS OF THE FACE OR FRONT OF WAVES. THE
SURF FORECAST IS BASED ON THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE ONE THIRD LARGEST WAVES...IN THE ZONE OF MAXIMUM
REFRACTION. SOME WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE AS HIGH AS THE
SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER RIP CURRENTS IN OR NEAR
ANY SURF ZONE.

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