Kauai Northwest Waters Forecast
Kauai Northwest Waters
Forecast for Kauai Northwest Waters
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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Northwest Waters until 2016-07-30T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 281341
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
341 AM HST THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO STRENGTHENING TRADE WINDS...

.HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ISLANDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY...ALLOWING
TRADES TO ALSO STRENGTHEN. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE AND THE RESULING
STRONG TRADE WINDS WILL THEN DOMINATE THE STATE INTO THE WEEKEND.

PHZ110>114-123-290245-
/O.EXA.PHFO.SC.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-160730T0400Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
341 AM HST THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS 10 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



HOURLY WEATHER
400 AM HST THU JUL 28 2016
PHZ110>124-180-281500-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 5100114008182110/ 12/ 161015.3F
Buoy 511011350787980/ 16/ 171017.4F5/ 83/120
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510021350818280/ 16/ 191012.8F7/ 85
Buoy 510031350818270/ 12/ 161013.7S7/ 87/100
Buoy 510041350808160/ 17/ 211012.6F7/ 85/ 80
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy140480N/A4/ 7
Kailua Bay Buoy141180N/A8/ 82/120
Lanai Buoy141581N/A3/172/200
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI140980N/A7/ 7
HILO141279N/A6/ 82/ 80
KANEOHE BAY BUOY140679N/A6/ 7
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor1400788040/ 12/ 181015.1R
Honolulu Harbor1400798060/ 3/ 61015.9S
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor14007478210/ 2/ 41015.3S
Mokuoloe1300798360/ 9/ 151016.0F
Nawiliwili140081N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

Observations listed in HST. HST is UTC - 10 hours.

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa Dairy28Jul1603:45143312
Lihue28Jul1604:00713MSG
Poipu28Jul1604:0069816
Port Allen28Jul1603:44751522
Makaha Ridge28Jul1604:11703
Mana28Jul1603:344746
Barking SandsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu Lua28Jul1603:3580512
Puu Opae28Jul1603:3435104
Waimea Heights28Jul1603:3556612

SYNOPSIS

JUL 27 2016 17:42:00 HST
JUL 28 2016 13:42:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure north of the state will strengthen today and remain the dominant fixture in the region through the weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-
JUL 27 2016 17:42:00 HST
JUL 28 2016 13:42:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON

TODAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Showers likely.

SUNDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.


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