Foiling at low tide has some risks. Got lucky on this one.
significant buoy readings and discussion.
2.5ft @ 14s from 195° (SSW)
2.3ft @ 15s from 184° (S)
New longer period pulse not at the buoys yet (or never really went up to the predicted 17s), but there's plenty energy in the water.
Check the Lahaina webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.
2.3ft @ 9s from 335° (NNW)
1.8ft @ 9s from 337° (NNW)
NW energy is locally tiny, so is the windswell. Hookipa virtually flat, maybe tiny waves at Pavils.
Forecast and energy spectrum of Pauwela from this PACIOOS page.
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):