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Maui Surf Report for May 18th, 2019

1-3 foot
1-3 foot
0-3 foot
0-3 foot

Trade winds have strengthened as a high far north of the state moves east through the weekend. As a result, a Small Craft Advisory has been issued for the typically [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for May 11th, 2019

1-3 foot
1-3 foot
3-5+ rising foot
1-3 foot

A series of long period south swells will keep fun surf along the south and west facing shores well into next week. The largest of the south swells is forecast [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for May 4th, 2019

2-4 foot
1-3 foot
1-4 foot
1-3 foot

An unseasonably strong cold front will move down the island chain today and tonight, then east of the Big Island on Sunday. The front will be accompanied by a potent deep-layer [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for April 27th, 2019

2-4 foot
1-3 foot
1-4 foot
1-3 foot

A ridge northeast of the Hawaiian Islands will maintain gentle to locally fresh easterly trade winds over the southeast half of the offshore waters and the coastal waters around the Big [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for April 20th, 2019

1-4 foot
1-3 foot
0-3 foot
1-3 foot

A ridge north of the islands will maintain the fresh to strong trades into early next week. The Small Craft Advisory will continue at least into early next week for the [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for April 6th, 2019

4-6+ foot
2-4+ foot
0-3 foot
1-4 foot

An east to west surface ridge over the coastal waters will produce light and variable winds through tonight. A high west of the dateline is moving east and pushing a front [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for March 30th, 2019

5-8+ foot
3-5+ foot
1-4 foot
2-4 foot

Light northerly winds associated with a weak ridge of high pressure in the area will continue today, then quickly shift from the northeast tonight to the south Sunday as a front [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for March 23rd, 2019

8-12+ foot
5-8 foot
1-3 foot
1-4 foot

Trade winds will shift out of a more easterly direction and strengthen into the fresh to strong category today through Monday as high pressure builds north of the state. A combination [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for March 19th, 2019

10-15++ foot
5-8+ foot
0-3 foot
1-4 foot

Moderate to locally strong trades will continue tonight, then ease Tuesday through Wednesday as a front passes by well to the north of the islands. A Small Craft Advisory remains in [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for March 9th, 2019

8-12 foot
3-5+ foot
2-4+ foot
4-6 foot

A slow-moving surface high with a central pressure near 1033 mb will sit about 850 nm northeast of the islands through the weekend, supporting strong to near gale force trade winds. [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for March 2nd, 2019

3-5 foot
3-5 foot
0-2 foot
1-4 foot

The tail-end of a front passing well to the north of the area today will drift south into the local area Sunday. Fresh to locally strong trades will quickly fill in [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for February 22nd, 2019

2-4 foot
1-3 foot
1-3 foot
2-5 foot

Minimal marine hazards are expected through the weekend. A surface trough near the Big Island and a bubble high north of the area will keep light northeast winds over the smaller [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for February 16th, 2019

8-12 foot
5-8 foot
0-3 foot
8-12 foot

Locally strong and gusty winds are expected to continue over the western waters today with strong high pressure to the north and a low to the east. The low to the [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for February 13th, 2019

10-15+ foot
5-8+ foot
2-4+ foot
8-12+ foot

Satellite imagery showed a cloud band associated with a an old frontal boundary dropping south over the area this morning bringing moderate to heavy showers and a surge of strong north- [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for February 2nd, 2019

4-7 foot
3-5 foot
0-2 foot
4-6 foot

High pressure north of the state will keep moderate to strong trades in place through tonight. The trades will diminish to moderate levels Sunday through Monday, then strengthen briefly back into [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for January 26th, 2019

8-12+ foot
4-6+ foot
1-3 foot
3-5 foot

Fresh to strong northerly winds will continue to filter southward today as a cold front across the Big Island passes east of the state. Trades are forecast to return by Sunday [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for January 19th, 2019

3-6 foot
1-4 foot
1-3 foot
2-4 foot

As an area of high pressure passes north of the state, trade winds will increase and become fresh to locally strong through tonight. This will produce Small Craft Advisory winds across [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for January 12th, 2019

10-20+ foot
8-12 foot
1-3 foot
2-4+ foot

A ridge just north of the islands will keep light easterly to variable winds over the area into the first half of next week. A front is expected to push down [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for January 5th, 2019

4-6 foot
2-4 foot
1-3 foot
2-4 foot

Government Shutdown Issues
Due to the idiotic government shutdown, many services are not available. Please be aware that several charts and models can not be created for this report due to this.

Trade [...]

 

Maui Surf Report for December 30th, 2018

3-5 foot
1-3 foot
0-3 foot
3-5 foot

High pressure north of the state will keep moderate to strong trade winds blowing across the marine area through Friday. A Small Craft Advisory is now in effect for the typically [...]