Hawaiian Swell Journal, November 18

18 Nov 2010 0 340 VIEWS



VIDEO - Report and video by | Anthony Walsh

It’s been a great week of waves in Hawaii. From fun peaks to Pipe bombs, it’s all been happening.

Thursday, November 11th
A clean peaky three-four foot north-west swell with light trade winds was hitting all the small waves spots perfectly. Rocky Point was the best of the bunch with A-frame peaks offering ripple faces and the odd barrel going left or right.

Friday, November 12th
Ground Hog Day. With the exact same conditions as Thursday, all the same small waves spots were really fun!

Saturday, November 13th
Flat as a tack. No wind and no swell. It was a day to go swimming and snorkeling not surfing.

Sunday, November 14th
It was flat in the morning but by lunch-time there were sets showing in the six-eight foot range from the west-north-west. The trades were really strong so Haliewa was the spot, offering some protection from the wind and waves in the six-eight foot range. On dark the wind dropped and Pipe had a couple, but the sand was still causing a little backwash and close-outs.

Monday, November 15th
It was a classic Pipeline day with waves in the 8-12 foot range from the west-north-west. Got a couple with my Go Pro camera but on my second-to-last wave it got smashed off by a clean up set.

Tuesday, November 16th
As quick as it came up, it was gone. In the morning there were a couple five-to-six foot wave at spots that pick up the most swell, but by the afternoon it was only a couple of foot, with really clean conditions.

Forecast
There is a bunch of west swells forecasted for this week should be another week of fun waves. Check back in a week’s times for the next video with more exciting surfing from the North Shore.
- Anthony Walsh

Tags: (create Alert from these tags)

blog comments powered by Disqus
Features
Jamie O'Brien Gets Barrel Of The Year

Jamie O'Brien Gets Barrel Of The Year

The wave that had jaws dropping

0 5 Feb 2016
The Best Pipe Comp In Yonks, Kelly Talks 9/11, & Unseen Mick 'n' Dane Mex Footage – This Week In Surfing

The Best Pipe Comp In Yonks, Kelly Talks 9/11, & Unseen Mick 'n' Dane Mex Footage – This Week In Surfing

Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was February 5, 2016

1 5 Feb 2016
The Best Fails From Summer On The Gold Coast

The Best Fails From Summer On The Gold Coast

Fail after fail, after fail, after fail...

0 4 Feb 2016
Recent

Weekend Surf Forecast 5 - 7 February, 2016

Our land abounds in nature's gifts this weekend

0 5 Feb 2016
REELERS Final Days Approaching

REELERS Final Days Approaching

0 5 Feb 2016
Easy Road Trippin Adventures

Easy Road Trippin Adventures

0 5 Feb 2016
Jason Polakow Is The First Person To Windsurf Nazaré

Jason Polakow Is The First Person To Windsurf Nazaré

0 5 Feb 2016
Louie Hynd Finds A Left To Make Goofys Go Gaga

Louie Hynd Finds A Left To Make Goofys Go Gaga

0 4 Feb 2016
Latest News

Weekend Surf Forecast 5 - 7 February, 2016

Our land abounds in nature's gifts this weekend

Easy Road Trippin Adventures

Run-and-gun adventures are easy and so worthwhile

Jason Polakow Is The First Person To Windsurf Nazaré

Taking on one of the biggest sketchiest waves in the world

Louie Hynd Finds A Left To Make Goofys Go Gaga

Right after he enjoys a tasty session at Teahupoo with the Wrights

Popular This Week

East Coast Swell Alert: February 2, 2016

An East Coast Low is about to deliver a glut of powerful surf to the Eastern Seaboard

Weekend Surf Forecast 5 - 7 February, 2016

Our land abounds in nature's gifts this weekend

Video: The Road North

Sydney to Noosa via land, sea & sky

Fitting Out Your Own Van In 7 Easy Steps; From Where You'd Rather Be

A step-by-step guide to the ultimate vanlife

Go to Top