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    Lots of tropical activity across the central/western NPAC with 4 named systems across the basin.

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    FORECAST SIGNIFICANT EL NINO LIKELY THROUGH WINTER
    SIGNIFICANT EL NINO LIKELY THROUGH WINTER
    (08/13) Strong El Nino expected to continue through the winter months - but what does that mean for surf?

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    SURF NEWS A GUIDE TO GREATER POV APPARATUS

    A GUIDE TO GREATER POV APPARATUS

    (08/12) Gizmos and gadgets for maximizing your aqueous point of view.
    SURF NEWS 2015 BOARDSHORT BUYER'S GUIDE

    2015 BOARDSHORT BUYER'S GUIDE

    (04/27) Surfing's most essential garment

    THE EARLY HISTORY OF POV

    (08/27) Point-of-view imagery isn't anything new in the world of surf -- it just got much, much easier.

    SURF NEWS

    THE ULTIMATE WAVE TRANSFORMATION FROM SEA TO SHORE: TSUNAMI PART II

    (08/27) With wave periods in minutes not seconds, these waves do not break.

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    IGNACIO STRENGTHENS ON A TRACK TOWARDS THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

    (08/27) Monitoring potential for an increase in ESE/E swell for Hawaii late this weekend

    SURF NEWS

    TS JIMENA STRENGTHENS WELL TO THE SW OF CABO

    (08/27) Another tropical system develops on a track towards Hawaii, sliver of swell potential for West Coast

    SURF NEWS

    GOOD-EPIC: OURS

    (08/27) A lighter moment at Sydney's gnarliest slab on August 26th

    SURF NEWS

    FSTOP: AUGUST 2015

    (08/27) A monthly showcase of Surfline's finest photos

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    ERIKA ENCOUNTERING UPPER WIND SHEAR, WEAKENS SOME

    (08/27) Erika struggling but has sent some swell to the East Coast

    SURF NEWS

    JAKE HALSTEAD, LATELY

    (08/27) Straight out of La Jolla, Jake puts his power on display around home

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    WEST PACIFIC TYPHOONS CREATE EAST ASIAN SURF

    (08/26) Japan, Okinawa, Taiwan and (shhhh...) Korea see solid run of waves

    SURF NEWS

    NEXT-GEN: GRIFFIN COLAPINTO

    (08/26) San Clemente standout reflects on recent success and outlines his optimistic future path

    SURF NEWS

    BRUNO SANTOS WINS GOPRO OF THE WORLD MONTHLY USER'S CHOICE AWARD

    (08/26) Cloudbreak double drainer takes $1000 for July

    SURF NEWS

    ITALO FERREIRA: SUNSET, BAIA FORMOSA

    (08/26) Behold the local break that honed the Brazilian rookie's dizzying backhand brilliance.

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    AFTER HOURS IN VIRGINIA BEACH

    (08/26) Dylan Goodale hosts dual-movie premiere party at Waterman's during ECSC week

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    SMALL TROPICAL DEPRESSION KILO WELL SOUTHWEST OF HAWAII

    (08/25) Model Guidance Indicates Kilo Will Gradually Strengthen through the Forecast Period as it Tracks Away from the Islands

    SURF NEWS

    JEREMY FLORES WINS BILLABONG PRO TAHITI [FULL STORY]

    (08/25) Straight off injury, Flores beats Medina in final in his impressive return to Teahupoo

    SURF NEWS

    BILLABONG PRO TAHITI: WRIGHT 9.43

    (08/25) Owen Wright moves on to the semifinals with an excellent score against Italo

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    JAPANDEMONIUM

    (08/25) Mitch Crews, Evan Geiselman and Luke Davis lead, follow and get out of the way of typhoons in the Land of the Rising Sun

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    ON RAIL: THIAGO "SHRIMPY" CAMARAO

    (08/25) The Brazilian known as "Shrimpy" tears apart pumping Trestles

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