Thanks to Jesse for the donation.
This is my neighbor Dylan ripping up the coast yesterday with his trusty Armstrong 1050.
Instead, I did a downwinder with his 850 and liked is so much that I made sure to be at the beach when he came in to thank him for letting my borrow it. He said:"wait until you try the new HA725!"
Always more gear coming out, more fun to be had. Btw, when I searched for Armstrong 850 on youtube, this is the first video that came up. Him, again.
significant buoy readings and discussion.
2.2ft @ 13s from 181° (S)
Long lasting south swell winding down at Barbers. Check the Lahaina
webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.
6.5ft @ 8s from 66° (ENE)
Windswell slightly smaller at Kaneohe Bay, home guess for Hookipa is around head high and sloppy, bigger on eastern exposures.
Forecast 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, yellow: possibly over the ice sheet) 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):