Surf Summary & News Breaks sponsored by The Local Motion Surf into Summer
SNN CHIEF SURFING OFFICER update for Wednesday 5/22/13 7am
Super clear with a slight 3-5mph Trade flow giving glassy to lite textured mornings and seabreezes and cloud build up later. South Surf is still going but smaller and less consistent but North surf is cranking near advisory levels.
NORTH: Up and rising this morning on the WNW pulse currently at 5-7' waves at Sunset and Pipe; buoys are 7' 16 seconds) it's smooth offshores; Chuns 3-5+'. West: Makaha is Up and rising on the new WNW at 3-5' in addition to the 15 second SSW with glass at dawn, isolated bigger sets at select focal reefs; mushy onshores later. Town Side: down but holding on the seemingly endless SSW at 2-4 occ 5' with smooth, glassy conditions; Still waves all over tho' longer lulls for bigger sets. Diamond Head: down and holding on the SSW+S at 3-5' with good form; smooth and still looking more like Sunset Beach on a small day. SANDYS: down and holding on the incredible SSW at 3-5' and good texture but lots of water moving around, backwashy but some big barrels to be hunted down; from Generals into Pipelittles and to Gas Chambers where surfers are taking gas. East: Makapu'u: Holding small trade wind swell, plus some South wrap, bringing in 1-2' with mostly E swell angle on both sides of the bay.
Event news: .The Local Motion Surf into Summer is the offical kick off for the Summer of 2013~. Event starts on the 25th and goes all Memorial Day weekend at Ala Moana Bowls. GO HERE
Jordy Smith beat Adriano DeSousa to win the Rio Pro at dawn HI time, Sunday 5/12. It's event #3 in the World Championship Tour (WCT) for story and new ratings GO HERE
Go HERE for the updated 'Big Picture' (its in the top left drop down).
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