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Forecast for Kauai Northwest Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
100 PM HST TUE MAR 03 2015
(2300 UTC MAR 03 2015)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511012300707130/ 19/ 251019.6F8/11
Buoy 511002300727420/ 10/ 121016.9F
Buoy 510032300777860/ 16/ 191015.7F8/125
Buoy 510042247777890/ 12/ 211013.4F10/ 910/ 80
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy230077N/A7/13
Kailua Bay Buoy230077N/A7/133/360
Lanai Buoy230076N/A4/122/290
BARBERS PT 2230078N/A4/112/320
PAUWELA MAUI230076N/A8/12
HILO230077N/A8/13
KANEOHE BAY BUOY230077N/A7/113/340
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor2300757720/ 14/ 171016.0F
Honolulu Harbor2300797660/ 11/ 171015.6F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor2300787830/ 11/ 131014.8F
Mokuoloe2300767750/ 12/ 161017.4S
Nawiliwili2300757720/ 16/ 191017.4F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa DairyMSGMSGMSGMSG
Lihue03Mar1513:303016MSG
PoipuMSGMSGMSGMSG
Port Allen03Mar1512:44731420
Makaha RidgeMSGMSGMSGMSG
Mana03Mar1513:34315514
Barking Sands03Mar1513:001016MSG
Puu Lua03Mar1513:3573413
Puu Opae03Mar1513:3418517
Waimea Heights03Mar1513:35254611

SYNOPSIS

MAR 03 2015 09:55:00 HST
MAR 03 2015 19:55:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A surface trough east of the Big Island will remain through Wednesday as high pressure builds northwest of the area. The ridge will extend over all waters by Thursday but will bring strong trade winds across the area from Wednesday into the weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-
MAR 03 2015 09:55:00 HST
MAR 03 2015 19:55:00 UTC

REST OF TODAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft after midnight. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 10 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. Isolated showers.


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