Thu, July 20, 2017

Maui Surf Report


Current conditions overview

    A surface high far northwest of the state will maintain moderate to locally strong trade winds through Friday, with slightly weaker trades expected this weekend. East swells from weakening hurricane Fernanda are forecast to spread across most of the coastal waters into early next week.

Maui leeward waters forecast

Leeward waters are on the western shores of the Hawaiian Islands. If you are on the beaches of South Kihei, they are right out front.

  • TONIGHT: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. East swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.
  • THURSDAY: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. East swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
  • THURSDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. East swell 3 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
  • FRIDAY: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. East swell 4 feet. Isolated showers through the day.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. East swell 4 feet. Isolated showers.
  • SATURDAY: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet in the morning then 2 feet or less. East swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. East swell 5 feet. Scattered showers through the night.
  • SUNDAY: Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. East swell 4 to 5 feet. Scattered showers.
  • MONDAY: East winds 10 knots in the morning becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. East swell 4 to 5 feet. Haze. Scattered showers.

Maui windward waters forecast

Windward waters are on the eastern and northeastern shores of the Hawaiian Islands. Surf spots in Hana and Haiku/Paia would fall into this category.

  • Headlines: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON
  • TONIGHT: East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. East swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.
  • THURSDAY: East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. East swell 4 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
  • THURSDAY NIGHT: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. East swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.
  • FRIDAY: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. East swell 4 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. East swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. East swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY NIGHT: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. East swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SUNDAY: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. East swell 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.
  • MONDAY: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. East swell 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.

Maui surf report for major surf spots for July 20

  • RAINBOWS : Surf: 0-1 ft.
  • LAHAINA HARBOR - BREAKWALL : Surf: 0-1 ft.
  • OLOWALU : Surf: 0-1 ft.
  • MA'ALAEA HARBOR : Surf: 0-1 ft.
  • HONOLUA BAY : Surf: 1-2 ft. :
  • HONOKOHAU BAY : Surf: 3-4 ft. :
  • KAHULUI HARBOR : Surf: 1-2 ft. :
  • KANAHA : Surf: 1-2 ft. :
  • HO'OKIPA : Surf: 0-1 ft. :
  • PEAHI (JAWS) : Surf: 2-3 ft. :
  • TAVARES BAY, MAUI : Surf: 0-1 ft. :
  • HONOMANU BAY : Surf: 3-4 ft. :
  • HANA BAY : Surf: 7-8 ft. :
  • THE COVE : Surf: Flat. :
  • BIG BEACH - LITTLE BEACH : Surf: 1-2 ft. :
  • DUMPS : Surf: 0-1 ft. :
  • LA PEROUSE BAY : Surf: 1-2 ft. :

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