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Your exclusive SNN Obs for this Tuesday Sept 16th 630am Update
More cloudy but still calm to light Trades giving way to 11am lite convective onshore seabreezes with more cloud build up into the afternoon. This pattern is set into Saturday. 1.8' High tide at 11am dropping out to a 0.5' Low tide at 630pm.
High Surf advsry for all southern exposures. The epic swell has eased another notch but still good. Buoys are 4' 15 seconds. Inconsistent.
NORTH: Down and dropping on the 10 second NNW. It's 1-2 and trying to get to 3' now at Sunset and Rocky Pts and at Chuns; Pipe only 1-2'; everywhere's smooth & lite offshore for now with lite offshores then seabreezes near midday; See SNN Laniakea and Chuns cams. West: Makaha is down and dropping on the SSW and NW; currently at 2-3 maybe a plus but long lulls and & smooth-glassy; expect it to mush out with isolated seabreezes late morning to afternoon. Town: Down and dropping on the 15 sec period S-SSW swell at 2-4 occ 5' but loooong waits for top spots top sets. Waters perfect with glass to lite offshores at Ala Moana, Kaisers, Kewalos and again seabreeze later around 11am. Surfers sitting inside the Ala Moana buoy now (check our Bowls-Courts CAM). Diamond Head: Down and dropping on the S-SSW at 2-4+' with superb glass to offshores but likely onshores 11am ish then to the evening glass off. (see SNN Cam). Sandy's: Down and dropping on the South at a nice clean 2-4 occ +'; all over, plus generals and heavy shorepound. East: Makapu'u: Up just a pinch and Holding the small below normal NE and S wrap 0-1.5' maybe a rare 2' set near the shore and semi smooth lite onshores. Great diving all windward.
Events, News etc.
Dont miss 'Eddie Wen Go' The story of the upsidedown canoe. (Eddie Aikau) at Hawaii Theater this Friday nite! Eddie Would Go....so....GO HERE
Likely to go and finish Tuesday-Thursday on the same building SSW that we have. The 8th stop on the ASP World Tour: The Hurley Pro at Trestles this Tuesday Sept 9-20th. GO LIVE
Quote of the week: "Nothing I do out there is really conscious...it just kinda happens and I go with it" John John at Trestles.
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Sandys looks pretty but dont be deceived; this isnt a big set. Heavy power from Sunday. Be careful. Someone lost their life yesterday.