Hookipa yesterday morning.
significant buoy readings and discussion.
3.1ft @ 14s from 287° (WNW)
2.7ft @ 14s from 227° (SW)
4.3ft @ 14s from 318° (NW)
3.9ft @ 14s from 318° (NW)
Moderate NW swell peaked during the night and today is showing a nice 4ft 14s. Below are the graphs of Pauwela (right) together with yesterday's graph and prediction and the Surfline forecast. Size should remain pretty steady all day with a slow decline trend. Home guess for Hookipa is head and a third to head and a half and clean in the early morning.
Forecast and energy spectrum of Pauwela from this PACIOOS page.
Wind map at noon. The other ones can be found here (click on animation of the 10 meter column).
Fetches map (circles legend: red: direct aim, blue: angular spreading, black: blocked) from Windy.
North Pacific (about 4 days travel time from the NW corner of the North Pacific):
South Pacific (about 7 days travel time from east/west of New Zealand):