Saturday, September 24, 2022

Saturday 9 24 22 morning call

South swell has been hitting Waimea side too. Photo by James Flynn, probably from Friday.

5am Surfline significant buoy readings and discussion.

South shore

  • 3ft
    , 17s, S 180º


  • 2.4ft
    , 17s, S 180º

Southerly energy continues at the buoys. Check the Lahaina webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.

North shore

  • 3.1ft
    , 9s, N 5º


  • 2.1ft
    , 12s, NW 315º
  • 2.2ft
    , 9s, NNW 335º


  • 2.3ft
    , 10s, NNW 330º
  • 1.2ft
    , 13s, NNW 335º


  • 2.7ft
    , 6s, E 80º
  • 0.9ft
    , 11s, N 350º

Tiny northerly and easterly energy at Pauwela. Home guess for Hookipa is around knee 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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