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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 18th, 2018   10 hours, 41 minutes ago · View

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    Long-period forerunners from a new northwest swell have hit the NOAA buoys 51001 and 51101 last evening and continued to move southeastward toward the island chain through the night. Surf is expected to begin building over exposed north and west facing shores overnight Monday, reaching advisory levels around daybreak Tuesday. Surf will [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 16th, 2018   2 days, 6 hours ago · View

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    High pressure to the north will maintain moderate to locally strong trade winds through tonight. A front approaching from the northwest will shift the high further to the east, which will decrease the trades some for Monday. The front is expected to begin impacting the northwest waters around Kauai on Tuesday, and [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 6th, 2018   1 week, 5 days ago · View

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    The active pattern across the northern Pacific is forecast to continue through the upcoming weekend with reinforcing moderate to large north and northwest swells expected across the Hawaiian waters into next week. The first in the series peaked Wednesday, which drove surf along exposed coasts well above warning levels. The morning observations [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 5th, 2018   1 week, 6 days ago · View

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    Buoy 51101 had a peaked swell height of 15 feet and a period of 15 to 17 seconds at 11 pm HST. It is a couple of feet lower as of 2 am HST. The near-shore Waimea Bay buoy had a reading of 12 feet and 18 seconds as of 2 am [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 4th, 2018   2 weeks ago · View

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    High pressure north of the state will keep a fresh to strong trade wind flow in place across the coastal waters through Friday. Expect a slight easing of the trades late Wednesday through Thursday as a cold front passes by north of the island chain. The [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 3rd, 2018   2 weeks, 1 day ago · View

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    High pressure well north of the state will shift eastward over the next several days, keeping moderate to locally breezy trade winds in place across the marine area. A Small Craft Advisory remains in place for the typically windy waters around Maui and the Big Island through Tuesday. A large northwest swell is [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for December 1st, 2018   2 weeks, 3 days ago · View

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    A weakening front will move through Maui today, then dissipate over the eastern end of the island chain tonight. Light to moderate northerly winds are expected behind the front, with the wind direction shifting around to the northeast tonight. Ahead of the front, light and variable winds are expected today, with winds [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for November 26th, 2018   3 weeks, 1 day ago · View

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    A ridge will remain just north of Kauai through today, while a front enters and dissipate over the far northern offshore waters. The ridge will maintain a light easterly wind flow across the main islands through today. The demise of the front will allow for the ridge to strengthen and the trades [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for November 17th, 2018   1 month ago · View

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    Trades are forecast to hold in the fresh to strong category through the weekend as high pressure builds north of the state in the wake of a dissipating front pushing south across the islands. Overnight satellite data showed this frontal boundary extending west-southwest across the Oahu and Kauai waters with wind speeds [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for November 10th, 2018   1 month, 1 week ago · View

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    Fresh to strong northerly winds will continue to fill in across the waters today as a front moves down the island chain. Seas have already responded at the exposed nearshore PacIOOS buoys, which are expected to remain around the advisory mark (10 ft) through the weekend. As a result, the small craft [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for November 3rd, 2018   1 month, 2 weeks ago · View

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    High pressure northeast of Hawaii will continue to drive moderate to breezy trades through the weekend, then weaken slightly early next week. A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect for the typical windier coastal zones around Maui County and the Big Island through Sunday. Winds in these areas should fall below SCA criteria [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for October 27th, 2018   1 month, 3 weeks ago · View

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    Fresh to strong trades will persist through the weekend as high pressure passes north of the state. Strongest winds are expected over the typically windy waters around Maui County and the Big Island, where a Small Craft Advisory remains in place through Sunday. Winds are forecast to shift out of the southeast [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for October 20th, 2018   1 month, 4 weeks ago · View

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    High pressure building northwest of the marine area will lead to a gradual increase in the trades through the weekend. Winds should remain below Small Craft Advisory levels through Sunday, with moderate to locally strong trade winds potentially requiring a SCA for the windier zones around Maui and the Big Island developing Sunday [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for October 13th, 2018   2 months ago · View

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    Light winds will continue through much of the weekend as a front approaches and moves into the area from the northwest. Near the coasts, expect land and sea breezes to continue. Showers and thunderstorm coverage will begin to shift eastward and focus over Maui County and the Big Island by tonight and [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for October 6th, 2018   2 months, 1 week ago · View

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    Light to moderate east to southeast winds will hold across the waters through much of the weekend as Tropical Storm Walaka continues northward and away from the region. Near the coasts, land and sea breezes developing each day will be the result for most areas, especially the western end of the island [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for September 29th, 2018   2 months, 2 weeks ago · View

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    High pressure will build to the north of the island chain this weekend, keeping a moderate to fresh trade wind flow in place across the coastal waters. Winds may briefly approach Small Craft Advisory levels across the typically windy waters around Maui County and the Big Island, but the forecast currently reflects winds [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for September 22nd, 2018   2 months, 3 weeks ago · View

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    High pressure northeast of the state will keep a moderate to locally strong trade wind flow in place through Saturday. As a result, a Small Craft Advisory remains in place for the typically windy waters around Maui County and the Big Island. An area of low pressure is expected to develop several hundred [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for September 16th, 2018   3 months ago · View

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    A Small Craft Advisory remains posted for select Hawaiian coastal waters due to strong high pressure far north of the state. Winds have slightly backed off since yesterday across select coastal waters, but windy conditions will remain through the day today. A continued gradual weakening of the trade winds is expected during [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for September 8th, 2018   3 months, 1 week ago · View

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    As Tropical Storm Norman continues to track north of the state, moderate trade winds turn more north and weaken. A gentle north to north-northeast wind pattern can be expected through the weekend. Winds briefly veer more east Monday before another backing to the north occurs as Hurricane Olivia approaches. Uncertainty increases during [...]

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    OMaui Admin wrote a new blog post: Maui Surf Report for September 1st, 2018   3 months, 2 weeks ago · View

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    Trades will trend down into the light to moderate range by the end of the weekend as high pressure shifts eastward over the northeast Pacific and Hurricane Mariam tracks northward far northeast of the marine area. The overnight ASCAT pass, however, did reflect fresh trades holding in place over the marine area, [...]

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