7.10am - The swell has jacked up overnight but we've got howling southerly onshore winds so conditions are terrible and are not going to improve in a hurry. There's a good solid 4-6 foot plus on the coast with the biggest sets around Okitu.
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Town/Pipe: Similar conditions in town with 4-6 foot plus of solid messy surf.
Hawkes Bay/ Waimarama: Raw and messy S swell on exposed breaks, SSW winds strong today.
The best board for today's surf is the 7S Salt Shaker More info...