Waves, Winds, Weather compliments of Dukes OceanFest
Your exclusive SNN Obs for this Wednesday Aug. 20th 630am
Sunny leeward skies today with light ENE trades early then filling to moderate-fresh levels. A .2 Low tide was at 6am pushing High at 130pm 2'.
NORTH: Dropping to the unrideable realm on the NNW/NE at 0-1/2' and smooth with clear skies and super light trades. Clean offshores later. See our new SNN Laniakea and Chuns cams. West: Makaha is down on the South and NNW at 0-occ 1' at and other western reefs a little bigger 1 to weak 2' and it's glassy but will see some offshores by 8am. Town: Down on a SSE/SSW at 0-1 occ 2' at Ala Moana, Kaisers, Kewalos (check our new Bowls-Courts CAM); smooth light trade offshores; Dukes OceanFest will score Thursday onward. Diamond Head: Down some from yesterday and Holding at 1-2' max or waist high wave and fairly clean for now but later we'll see more typical sideshore bumpiness from the 10-20+ ENE trades; Sandy's: Holding on 1-2' E swell + 1-2.5' south mixing for some combo peaks up to 3' Pipe Littles to Cobbles with light sideshore bump and fairly clear. East: Makapu'u: Holding 1-2' on generic local trades on the left to the middle mostly and a bit smaller at Keiki's...10-20 mph E trades with the typical chop.
Events, News etc.
ASP stop #6: The Billabong Tahiti Pro (holding period 15-24th). Day 3 will have more life threatening swell. GO HERE
The 13th Annual Dukes OceanFest kicked off this past weekend Aug 16 and doesnt stop till this Sunday the 24th. A new overhead SSW is here Thursday-Saturday! GO HERE
Quote of the week: "I've tried body surfing. It's nice" Ziggy Marley
Turtle Bay Resort WNW surf session Saturday eve.
SNN BIG Picture updated Friday 8/15 HERE
See the SNN animations page for a fast glance at the Storms & Weather HERE