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Forecast for Kauai Northwest Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
900 PM HST THU APR 24 2014
(0700 UTC APR 25 2014)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010700737370/ 19/ 211022.6R8/147/350
Buoy 511000700747570/ 19/ 231022.1R
Buoy 510030700787860/ 17/ 211018.1R10/147
Buoy 510040700787970/ 19/ 231014.5R
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy070076N/A7/135/320
Kailua Bay Buoy070076N/A7/ 72/350
Lanai Buoy070077N/A3/132/280
BARBERS PT 2070076N/A5/135/310
PAUWELA MAUINOT AVBL
HILO070077N/A8/ 93/340
KANEOHE BAY BUOY070075N/A7/ 73/340
HANALEI KAUAI070075N/A8/145/310
Kahului Harbor0700757730/ 14/ 171019.9R
Honolulu Harbor07007690/ 5/ 121019.9R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor07007277250/ 8/ 101020.1R
Mokuoloe0700727780/ 16/ 241021.0R
Nawiliwili070078N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PRINCEVILLEMSGMSGMSGMSG
MOLOAA DAIRYMSGMSGMSGMSG
LIHUE24APR1421:006014MSG
POIPUMSGMSGMSGMSG
PORT ALLENMSGMSGMSGMSG
MAKAHA RIDGEMSGMSGMSGMSG
MANAMSGMSGMSGMSG
PUU LUAMSGMSGMSGMSG
PUU OPAEMSGMSGMSGMSG
WAIMEA HEIGHTSMSGMSGMSGMSG

SYNOPSIS

APR 24 2014 21:30:00 HST
APR 25 2014 07:30:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Strong high pressure centered some 600 nm north of the main Hawaiian Islands this evening will persist through Friday then weaken as it moves off to the east. A front will weaken as approaches the islands from the northwest Sunday into Monday, then dissipate north of Kauai Monday night as high pressure strengthens northwest of the area.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-
APR 24 2014 21:30:00 HST
APR 25 2014 07:30:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SATURDAY

REST OF TONIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Showers likely early in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

FRIDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Isolated showers.


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