5am Surfline significant buoy readings and discussion.
No southerly energy at the buoys, but there's still warp from the north. Check the Lahaina webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.
- 18.3ft, 15s, NNE 25º
- 10.2ft, 15s, NE 50º
- 10.1ft, 12s, N 10º
- 5ft, 8s, NNE 15º
- 9.3ft, 13s, NNE 20º
- 5.7ft, 17s, NNE 25º
- 7ft, 10s, N 10º
- 11.9ft, 15s, NE 40º
- 8.1ft, 10s, N 5º
- 6.1ft, 13s, NNE 30º
18ft 15s from 25 at the N buoy must be one of the highest NNE reading I've ever seen. As a consequence, also today the north shore will be pretty much off limits, with the usual exception of Kahului harbor.
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):