Watching the Surf

Surf Report

Surf Report

Kona Surf Forecast

Weather Forecast

High Surf Advisory

Issued:
11:54 AM HST on January 20, 2017
Expires:
6:00 AM HST on January 21, 2017

Special Statement

Issued:
4:01 AM HST on January 20, 2017
Expires:
6:15 PM HST on January 20, 2017
Chance of Rain
Friday 01/20 40%
Chance of Rain
Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High around 75F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 01/21 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 81F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Sunday 01/22 30%
Chance of Rain
Partly cloudy skies early. A few showers developing later in the day. High around 80F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Chance of Rain
Monday 01/23 50%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with showers. High 78F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Clear
Tuesday 01/24 20%
Clear
Sunny along with a few clouds. High 79F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Kona Waters Report

  • SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... ...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  • West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 kt becoming northwest 10 kt in the afternoon. Near South Point, east winds 20 kt becoming north 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 6 ft. West swell 7 ft. Haze.
  • West of the Big Island, north winds 10 kt backing southwest after midnight. Near Kawaihae, northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. West swell 7 ft. Haze through the night. Isolated showers after midnight.
  • West of the Big Island, south winds 15 kt. Near South Point, northeast winds 20 kt becoming east gales to 35 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 10 ft. West swell 6 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.
  • West winds 10 kt west of the Big Island, east gales to 35 kt near South Point. Wind waves 13 ft. West swell 5 ft. Haze through the night. Scattered showers in the evening. Isolated showers after midnight.
  • West of the Big Island, west winds 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt. Near South Point, east gales to 35 kt. Wind waves 13 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Haze through the day. Isolated showers in the morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
  • Winds variable less than 10 kt west of the Big Island, east to 30 kt near South Point. Wind waves 13 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Haze through the night. Showers likely in the evening. Scattered showers after midnight.
  • Winds variable less than 10 kt west of the Big Island, east 15 kt near South Point. Wind waves 9 to 11 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.
  • Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Northwest swell 4 to 6 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.
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