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Makalawena Surf Forecast / HAW – Big Island / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Wednesday 06 Jul 2022 HST
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Makalawena surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Makalawena sea temperature is 26.5 °C (Statistics for 06 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 25.8 max: 26.7 min: 25.0 °C)
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Makalawena surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Makalawena sea temperature is 26.5 °C (Statistics for 06 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 25.8 max: 26.7 min: 25.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for HAW - Big Island

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Light
11 km/h
ENE
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Makalawena today?

The current surf forecast for Makalawena at 4AM is: 0.7m 6s primary swell from a North-northeast direction and 0.3m 2s secondary swell from a West-northwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00am July 06). An open ocean swell of 0.3m 4s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be glassy.

Time (HST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 Jul)2.5ft (0.7m)6s
Afternoon (06 Jul)2.5ft (0.8m)6s
Evening (06 Jul)2.5ft (0.8m)6s

Table - waves today at Makalawena. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Wednesday
06
Thursday
07
Friday
08
Saturday
09
Sunday
10
Monday
11
Tuesday
12
Wednesday
13
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
Height Map
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T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.6
NNE
0.5
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.5
WSW
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.4
SW
0.7
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.6
NNE
0.6
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
Period(s) (?)66666666677777766666666666666666666661266611666666666666666666
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)483635343341414131614229425362644534343332425160565242333242554444443333428260534144334756586062624535262649626247464434
Wind
(km/h)
5
ENE
5
NE
5
ENE
5
ENE
5
WNW
10
W
5
SW
10
SSW
5
E
5
NNE
5
NE
5
N
5
W
10
W
10
WSW
0
NNW
0
ENE
5
NNE
5
NE
0
E
5
W
10
W
5
W
5
S
5
SSW
0
W
5
NNW
5
NE
5
WNW
5
WSW
5
WNW
5
N
5
SE
5
SSE
0
NNE
10
NE
5
NW
5
WNW
5
WNW
5
NNE
5
NE
5
NE
5
E
0
NE
5
W
5
WSW
5
SW
5
SSW
5
NNE
5
E
5
SE
0
E
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SW
5
WNW
0
NNW
0
NW
5
E
5
NNE
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
glassglassglasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
crosscrossglassglasscross-
off
crossglasscross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassglassglassglassononglassglassglassglassglassglassonglassonglassglassglassglasscross-
off
onglassglasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
on
crossglassglasscross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onglassglassglasscross
High Tide
/ height (m)
8:04PM
0.61
10:09AM
0.47
8:48PM
0.54
11:16AM
0.56
9:44PM
0.46
12:13PM
0.66
10:56PM
0.40
1:05PM
0.76
12:12AM
0.36
1:53PM
0.84
1:21AM
0.33
2:41PM
0.91
2:22AM
0.33
3:27PM
0.96
3:17AM
0.33
Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:21AM
0.12
3:06PM
0.34
3:59AM
0.10
5:06PM
0.35
4:40AM
0.08
6:53PM
0.32
5:26AM
0.06
8:10PM
0.25
6:15AM
0.03
9:07PM
0.20
7:05AM
0.00
9:56PM
0.15
7:56AM
-0.01
10:41PM
0.12

Note: the tide data above is for Kua Bay which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Makalawena.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Makalawena blow from the ESE

Wednesday
06
Thursday
07
Friday
08
Saturday
09
Sunday
10
Monday
11
Tuesday
12
Wednesday
13
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Rain (mm)
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