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Big Island Surf Report for Friday, March 27th, 2020

High Surf Advisory

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY is in effect for the EAST facing shores.

Gale Warnings & Small Craft Advisories are in effect for all Hawaiian waters exposed to the Northeasterly tradewinds of 20 - 35 kts.

Due to the danger of spreading Covid-19, we will be closed until further notice. If you need a surfboard or bodyboard ONLY you may email me at stan@orchidlandsurf.com or call 935-1533 and leave a message to make an appointment.

Please stay well and be safe. We all must care for our community together. ALOHA.

It's a March Madness Sale on 2- brand new 6'4" JG Epoxy Fish- regular price $595.- now $395. with fins till the end of March.

THUNDERBOLT LONGBOARDS ( the future state of high performance surf craft) have arrived at Orchid Land Surf. Check 'um out while they are here.

Orchid Land Surf has the largest stock of surfboards and bodyboards( Science & Triad) on the island including a great selection of Firewire Surfboards and boards designed by 11 time World Champ Kelly Slater. You can order a special custom board by Dean Edwards, Stan Lawrence or Jon Lalanne. Also a good selection of TORQ Surfboards and JG Hawaii Surfboards.

The new SHARKBANZ II are here at Orchid Land Surf. Cost is only $85. REDUSE the RISK!

Northeast Shore 4- 6ft. plus
Beach breaks  & Points from Hamakua to North Kohala 4- 6ft.
Northwest Shore Flat - Strong winds.
Southwest Shore 1- 2ft.
Southeast Shore 4- 6ft. plus

Low Tide

-.1 @ 10:40 AM

High Tide

2.0 @ 5:18 PM


6:34 PM

Surf heights are based on “face value” i.e. 1-2’: Ankle-to-knee high; 3-4’: Waist high; 4-6’: Chest high-to-overhead, and so on.


Check back regularly. We will be adding more surf reports, wave cams, contest results, and many other surf links as we discover them. If you know of a link we should add send it to our email address below.


Check out our photo gallery with some great photos by
David Prager & Kai Bradley from last year's contest.

A "Big Mahalo" out to all the volunteers and sponsors that made last year's Quiksilver - Big Island Toyota Big Island Pro AM Surfing Trials happen.



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Photo from most recent contest.

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