Surf Summary & News Breaks sponsored by The Local Motion Surf into Summer
SNN CHIEF SURFING OFFICER update for Monday 5/20/13
Scattered showers throughout the day, and light to moderate, 10-20mph N winds (onshore seabreezes and cloud build up later). Well Above High surf advisory for south shores through Tuesday.
NORTH: Holding this morning on the NW pulse from yesterday, currently at 1-2' occ 3' at Sunset Pt but poor conditions. Pipe 1-occas 2', Chuns 1-2'. There's a tiny 1-2.5' N swell too for Laniakea. The N winds are chopping it all up, but still rideable. West: Makaha is up and rising on the new SSW reinforcement + some NW energy at 3-5'+ with perfect offshore conditions, isolated bigger 8' sets at select focal reefs; mushy later. Town Side: Up and holding on a reinforcement SSW+S at 4-6' occ. bigger sets with smooth, glassy conditions; Still waves all over, and no signs of fading just yet. Diamond Head: Up and rising on a reinforcement SSW+S at 4-6' with bigger, possible 8' sets here and there; smooth and looking like Sunset Beach. SANDYS: Up and holding the SSW at 4-6' with occas higher sets and perfect offshores; lots of water moving around, heavy rips, heavy current, heavy shorepounds. East: Makapu'u: Down on small trade wind swell plus some South wrap, bringing in 1-2' with mostly E swell angle on the left; lite onshore N winds a.m., increasing through the day.
Event news: Monday is the new Entry deadline: .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
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