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Wintry Weather in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

Two Canadian systems will produce heavy snow downwind of Great Lakes Erie and Ontario, and a wintry mix in the Mississippi and Ohio Valleys. Snow, heavy in places, will spread across the Rockies and 4-Corners area through early this week. A developing system in southern California may produce high winds and critical fire weather threats, and, areas of heavy rain early this week. Read More >

Surf Observations  Issued: 01/16/2021 05:30:58 PM HST

Issued at 530 PM HST Sat Jan 16 2021

FULL FACE SURF OBSERVATIONS ARE TAKEN BY COUNTY LIFE GUARDS AND COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS AND RELAYED TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR DISSEMINATION. THESE OBSERVATIONS ARE NOT QUALITY CONTROLLED.

Surf Reports from Kauai RSS Feed
LOCATIONTIMESURF HEIGHTDIRPERREMARKS
Kee1030 AM 20-30NNW 20 
Haena1030 AM 20-30NNW 20 
Hanalei1030 AM 8-12 NW 17 
Anahola 100 PM 4-8+ NE 10 
Kealia 100 PM 3-5 SE 9 
Lydgate 100 PM 3-5 SE 9 
Poipu 100 PM 3-5 SW 14 
Salt Pond 100 PM 6-8 SW 15 
Kekaha 100 PM 3-5 SW 10 
Surf Reports from Oahu RSS Feed
LOCATIONTIMESURF HEIGHTDIRPERWINDREMARKS
Diamond Head 700 AM 1-3 OCNL 4SSE 12 ENE 5-10 
Waikiki 500 PM 1-2   SW 5-10 Canoes
Ala Moana      
Sandy Beach 500 PM 3-5+   VRB 5-10 Shore Break
Makapuu 500 PM 3-4   E 10-15 
North Beach      
Ehukai 500 PM 25-30   VRB 12-14 
Sunset 645 AM 15-18   E 5-10 
Waimea      
Alii      
Makaha 500 PM 10-12   VRB 10 
Nanakuli      
Maili Pt      
Maili      
Surf Reports from Maui RSS Feed
LOCATIONTIMESURF HEIGHTDIRWINDREMARKS
Kanaha1202 PM 10-15  E 15 PTLY CLOUDY
Baldwin Shor1203 PM 3-5  NE 20+ PTLY CLOUDY
Baldwin Oute1203 PM 20-25  NE 20+ PTLY CLOUDY
Hookipa1204 PM 20-30 TRADES 15-20 MSTLY SUNNY
Kamaole I1205 PM 1  VRB 5 CLEAR
Kamaole III     
Makena     
Hanakaoo1207 PM 0-1  LGT/VRB SUNNY
Fleming     
Surf Reports from Big Island RSS Feed
LOCATIONTIMESURF HEIGHTDIRWINDREMARKS
Richardsons1158 AM 6-10  E 5-10 MSTLY SUNNY
Honolii1159 AM 1-3 CHOPPY  E 5-10 PTLY CLOUDY
Punalu'u1159 AM 2-3 OCNL 4  ENE 10-15 PTLY CLOUDY
Isaac Hale1200 PM 2-3 CHOPPY  E 5 CLDY/SHRA
Hapuna     
Kahaluu     
Magic Sands     
Hawaiian Bea     
SURF HEIGHT Reported in feet
WIND AND SWELL DIRECTION Reported in 16 pt compass
PERIOD (PER) Reported in seconds
VISIBILITY (VIS) Reported in statute miles
CLARITY Water clarity
TIME Hawaiian Standard Time
WIND SPEED Reported in miles per hour
+ (IN SURF HEIGHT) Occasionally higher sets
0 (IN SURF HEIGHT) Flat
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