Sat, February 23, 2019

Maui Surf Report


Current conditions overview

    A very strong low pressure system developing north of the area will move north through Friday night, then dive south toward the area this weekend. This system likely will produce very hazardous, and potentially life-threatening, conditions across most Hawaiian waters, from late Friday into early next week.

Maui leeward waters forecast

Leeward waters are on the western shores of the Hawaiian Islands. If you are on the beaches of South Kihei, they are right out front.

  • Headlines: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  • TODAY: North winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet and north 4 feet. Isolated showers.
  • TONIGHT: North winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 11 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet and north 5 to 6 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY: North winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet and north 6 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.
  • SATURDAY NIGHT: West winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet and north 7 to 8 feet. Isolated showers.
  • SUNDAY: West winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 12 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet. Swell north 11 to 13 feet. Showers likely.
  • SUNDAY NIGHT: Northwest winds 20 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet and north 13 feet. Showers likely.
  • MONDAY: West winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 4 to 6 feet and north 9 to 11 feet. Scattered showers.
  • TUESDAY: West winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 to 7 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet and north 9 feet. Scattered showers.

Maui windward waters forecast

Windward waters are on the eastern and northeastern shores of the Hawaiian Islands. Surf spots in Hana and Haiku/Paia would fall into this category.

  • Headlines: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  • TODAY: Northwest winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 11 feet increasing to 13 feet in the afternoon. Swell northeast 5 feet. Scattered showers.
  • TONIGHT: North winds 20 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Northwest swell 13 feet and north 6 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY: Northwest winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Northwest swell 13 feet and north 8 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY NIGHT: West winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. Northwest swell 10 feet and north 8 to 9 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SUNDAY: West winds to 30 knots. Wind waves 15 feet. Northwest swell 10 feet. Swell north 12 to 14 feet. Showers likely.
  • SUNDAY NIGHT: West winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 13 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet and north 13 to 14 feet. Showers likely.
  • MONDAY: West winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 10 to 12 feet. Northwest swell 4 to 6 feet and north 11 to 12 feet. Scattered showers.
  • TUESDAY: West winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet and north 10 to 11 feet. Scattered showers.

Maui surf report for major surf spots for February 23

Wave, wind and period chart