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Huge waves draw surfers on Oahu’s North Shore

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A surfer rides a wave at the outside reef during a sizable north swell on Thursday at Sunset Beach.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A surfer rides a wave at the outside reef during a sizable north swell on Thursday at Sunset Beach.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                People watch large surf during a sizable north swell on Thursday at Sunset Beach.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    People watch large surf during a sizable north swell on Thursday at Sunset Beach.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Traffic snaked along Kamehameha Highway near Waimea Bay.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Traffic snaked along Kamehameha Highway near Waimea Bay.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                People watched large waves break on shore Thursday at Waimea Bay.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    People watched large waves break on shore Thursday at Waimea Bay.

With winter on its way, sizable surf has already hit Oahu, but Thursday saw it grow orderly and clean — a good training day for experienced surfers. And today is supposed to be “epic,” according to the surf forecasting website Surfline. Read more

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