Friday, August 19, 2022

Friday 8 19 22 morning call

Hookipa yesterday.

5am Surfline significant buoy readings and discussion.

South shore

  • 3ft
    , 9s, SSE 160º
  • 2.3ft
    , 6s, SSE 160º


  • 2ft
    , 11s, S 180º

Very small southerly energy at the buoys. Check the Lahaina webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency. This was a surprisingly good set.

North shore

  • 2.5ft
    , 9s, NNW 345º


  • 1.9ft
    , 9s, NNW 340º


  • 3.5ft
    , 5s, E 95º

Tiny easterly windswell at Mokapu. Very small NNW 9s energy at the upstream buoys. Home guess for Hookipa is around waist high.

Wind map at noon. The other ones can be found here.

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):

Morning sky.

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