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FZHW52 PHFO 021345
SRFHFO

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 AM HST TUE SEP 2 2014

HIZ005>011-030200-
OAHU-
400 AM HST TUE SEP 2 2014

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 3 TO 6 FEET
TODAY...INCREASING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY...INCREASING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY.

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH MONDAY SEPTEMBER 8:
THE LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL WILL BEGIN DIMINISHING ON FRIDAY...AND
GRADUALLY SUBSIDING THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ANOTHER...SMALLER LONG
PERIOD SOUTH SWELL IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE EARLY NEXT WEEK. ALSO...A
MODERATE NORTHWEST SWELL IS POSSIBLE FOR MONDAY.

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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