Big Island Surf Report

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Tuesday, April 25th, 7:10pm PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- 10-14 kt 110° 76.8 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
5.6 ft 10 sec 10-12 kt 120° 77.4 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 16-19 kt 100° 75.7 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
4.3 ft 9 sec --- --- 78.4 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
3.6 ft 12 sec --- --- 77.2 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
4.9 ft 6 sec --- --- 78.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.2 ft 6 sec --- --- 78.3 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
5.2 ft 6 sec --- --- 78.3 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
4.9 ft 12 sec --- --- 77.2 °F
Kaumalapau, HI
 
2.6 ft 12 sec --- --- 78.6 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
5.6 ft 9 sec --- --- 79.9 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.6 ft 10 sec 12-14 kt 70° 79.2 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
7.2 ft 9 sec 16-19 kt 80° 77.9 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- 17-19 kt 70° 78.8 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.6 ft 7 sec --- --- 83.3 °F
Woods Hole Spurs Wave Station
 
7.2 ft 13 sec --- --- ---
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
3.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 83.8 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
7.2 ft 15 sec --- --- 86.0 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

Hilo, Big Island (CDIP 188)

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View all buoy charts  >>
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 
Hilo Buoy 7-day Forecast
Hilo buoy forecast courtesy of CDIP
 
Hilo buoy directional graphic courtesy of CDIP
 
 Big Island Wind Observations
Upolu Airport--
Kamuela Airport--
HonokaaCalm3:15 pm  Tue 4/25
HakalauSE(140°)6-13 kt2:45 pm  Tue 4/25
Puu MaliNNW(328°)9-16 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
Hilo ApN(10°)11-18 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
Pali 2WNW(292°)14-23 kt3:01 pm  Tue 4/25
KealakomoE(83°)13-19 kt2:44 pm  Tue 4/25
KapapalaESE(110°)9-18 kt2:48 pm  Tue 4/25
Nene CabinE(92°)8-16 kt3:23 pm  Tue 4/25
Lower KahukuE(85°)3-15 kt3:23 pm  Tue 4/25
South PointN(9°)19-28 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
Puho CsW(274°)3-8 kt3:22 pm  Tue 4/25
Kona Intl ApNNE(21°)11 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
Kaloko-honokohau--
KaupulehuWSW(253°)17-29 kt3:36 pm  Tue 4/25
Puu WaawaaWNW(291°)6-16 kt3:37 pm  Tue 4/25
PuuanahuluWNW(284°)10-18 kt3:37 pm  Tue 4/25
Kohala Ranch--
Puhe CsSSW(201°)3-8 kt3:24 pm  Tue 4/25
KawaihaeSW(216°)8-13 kt2:45 pm  Tue 4/25
Kawaihae Nos--
AhumoaNW(319°)5-10 kt3:35 pm  Tue 4/25
WaikoloaW(266°)11-18 kt3:35 pm  Tue 4/25
KeaumoNNE(29°)7-15 kt3:34 pm  Tue 4/25
Pta Kipuka AlalaN(350°)9-20 kt2:55 pm  Tue 4/25
Pta WestNNW(337°)10-17 kt2:56 pm  Tue 4/25
Pta KeamukuCalm2:50 pm  Tue 4/25
Pta Range 17ENE(74°)11-21 kt2:49 pm  Tue 4/25

Wind observations courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Kailua Kona, Big Island tide chart


Hilo, Big Island tide chart
Tide chart courtesy of The University of South Carolina
 
Big Island cloud cover
Satellite imagery courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Tropical storms map courtesy of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES
INCLUDING THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS HUMPBACK WHALE NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY. 320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AS A FRONT APPROACHES AND MOVES INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST.




BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 TO 4 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.




BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KT WEST OF THE BIG ISLAND...EAST TO 25 KT NEAR SOUTH POINT. WIND WAVES 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT.
HAZE THROUGH THE NIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KT WEST OF THE BIG ISLAND...EAST TO 25 KT NEAR SOUTH POINT. WIND WAVES 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT.
HAZE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KT WEST OF THE BIG ISLAND... EAST 20 KT NEAR SOUTH POINT. WIND WAVES 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT.
HAZE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KT WEST OF THE BIG ISLAND... SOUTHEAST 20 KT NEAR SOUTH POINT. WIND WAVES 7 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT WEST OF THE BIG ISLAND...EAST 15 KT NEAR SOUTH POINT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.




BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.




Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Wetsand Hawaii 7-day forecast
Surfline Kona 3-day forecast
Hilo 3-day forecast
Hawaii South 3-day forecast
Magic Seaweed Banyans 10-day forecast
Honoli'i 10-day forecast
Pohoiki 10-day forecast
Long-range surf forecasts provided by Wetsand, Surfline and Magicseaweed