Saturday forecast: afternoon showers & growing surf
Waves are building for the South and Northwest-facing shores
Light and variable winds are bringing us a higher chance of afternoon clouds and showers for central and mauka spots. Isolated showers are expected for Oahu, Maui County and the Big Island. Heavier cloud coverage and wetter conditions are expected for Kauai County as a front approaches from the northwest.
We're also tracking growing surf with a south swell building tonight into tomorrow morning, plus a northwest swell late Sunday into Monday.
North: 5-7 feet, increasing to 7-9 feet tonight and tomorrow.
West: 3-5 feet, then increasing to 4-6 feet tonight and tomorrow.
South: 4-6 feet, increasing to 5-7 feet tomorrow.
East: 1-3 feet through tomorrow.