Thursday, June 13, 2024

Thursday 6 13 24 morning call

Hookipa yesterday.

6am Surfline significant buoy readings and discussion. South shore

Barbers
      • 2.9ft
        , 14s, S 180º

Lanai
      • 2.6ft
        , 13s, S 170º

Decent southerly energy continues at the buoys. Check the Kihei webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.

North shore

NW001

            • 1.7ft
              , 9s, N 350º

Hanalei

    • 2.7ft
      , 10s, NNW 340º

Waimea

            • 3.5ft
              , 11s, NNW 340º

Pauwela

            • 3.3ft
              , 10s, NNW 345º
            • 3.6ft
              , 6s, ENE 70º
            • 2.2ft
              , 3s, E 90º
A pulse of short period NW energy at the buoys. Below are the maps of June 9 through 11 that show the fetch that generated it. Home guess for Hookipa is around chest to shoulder high with occasional bigger sets.

 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

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Wednesday 6 12 24 morning call

Hookipa yesterday.

Kanaha yesterday.

5am Surfline significant buoy readings and discussion. South shore
Barbers
      • 2.3ft
        , 14s, S 185º
      • 1.7ft
        , 12s, S 190º

Lanai
      • 3.2ft
        , 13s, SSW 195º

Still southerly energy at the buoys, now down to 12-14s. Check the Kihei webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.

North shore

NW001

            • 2.7ft
              , 11s, NNW 340º

Hanalei

    • 1.7ft
      , 11s, NW 320º

Waimea

            • 1.9ft
              , 10s, NW 325º

Pauwela

            • 2.3ft
              , 7s, ENE 75º
            • 2.7ft
              , 5s, ENE 75º
            • 1.2ft
              , 11s, NNW 330º

A very small amount of NW energy is still at the buoys, together with low easterly windswell. Home guess for Hookipa is around waist to belly high with occasionally bigger sets.

 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

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Tuesday 6 11 24 morning call

Hookipa yesterday.

6am Surfline significant buoy readings and discussion. South shore
Barbers
      • 3.3ft
        , 14s, S 180º
      • 4.1ft
        , 8s, SSE 160º
      • 0.6ft
        , 11s, S 180º

Lanai
      • 1.9ft
        , 15s, S 190º
      • 1.6ft
        , 13s, SSW 195º
      • 1.2ft
        , 11s, S 185º

Plenty southerly energy at the buoys. Check the Kihei webcam if interested, for size, conditions and consistency.

North shore

NW001

            • 2.4ft
              , 9s, NNW 345º

Hanalei

    • 2.2ft
      , 9s, NW 320º

Waimea

            • 2.2ft
              , 10s, NNW 335º

Pauwela

            • 3.7ft
              , 8s, E 90º
            • 1.1ft
              , 11s, NNW 330º
            • 2ft
              , 4s, E 80º

Tiny northerly energy plus easterly windswell at the buoys. Home guess for Hookipa is around waist to belly high with occasionally bigger sets.

 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