Surf Summary & News Breaks sponsored by the VANS Triple Crown of Surfing
Your exclusive SNN Observations for Thursday 12/5/13
Clear, cool painted skies. Light ESE winds; most all shorelines will get onshore seabreeze mush from about midday.
NORTH: Up and rising on the 13 second NW at 4-6' (up to double overhead) and super light clean straight offshores now but likely seabreeze onshore mush later. West: Makaha Up and rising the NW and hinting of a SSW at 2-4' sets and glassy smooth early; later its variable bumpiness.Town Side: Ala Moana, Kaisers, Kewalos are holding 0-1 barely 2' on a 13 sec SSW; ocean is smooth. Diamond Head: Holding at 0-1 barely 2' with lite bumpiness crumble and even more onshores later. SANDYS: Down a pinch from the East swell and pinch of S at 1-2 occ 3' with good smooth water w just a light breeze for now. Half Point to the shorepound and good sand bars. East: Makapu'u: Down just a hair and holding on the E swell at 2-3' on the left; nice lines.
The Pipe Masters starts Sunday Dec 8-20 for the World Title Throw Down, Show Down! The forecast say GO on day one of the holding period with a 6-8' NNW at 14 seconds. Go HERE
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Congrats to Zeke Lau - Winner of the Vans World Cup of Surfing at Sunset Beach!
Congratulations to Michel Bourez - winner of the Reef Hawaiian Pro at Ali'i Beach.
Quote of the week: "Surfing was the key to his life" Kaipo on Buttons
Makapu'u at 630am with some occas near 4' sets on a new healthy East swell. Thnks Smiley!