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Forecast for Kauai Northwest Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
800 PM HST WED JAN 28 2015
(0600 UTC JAN 29 2015)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 5110106006873350/ 14/ 171013.6R8/158/300
Buoy 5110005007375170/ 16/ 171013.8
Buoy 5100305007680300/ 2/ 41013.0R8/168
Buoy 510040502757880/ 8/ 141013.4R6/177/310
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy060077N/A6/155/320
Kailua Bay Buoy060076N/A4/102/ 10
Lanai Buoy060077N/A3/152/280
BARBERS PT 2060078N/A5/143/310
PAUWELA MAUI060076N/A7/155/320
HILO060077N/A5/17
KANEOHE BAY BUOY060075N/A4/102/350
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor06007376CALM / 31013.5R
Honolulu Harbor06007576200/ 4/ 51013.3S
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor06007377210/ 3/ 41013.9R
Mokuoloe0600761013.3R
NawiliwiliNOT AVBL
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust

SYNOPSIS

JAN 28 2015 15:47:00 HST
JAN 29 2015 01:47:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A surface ridge about 300 nm north of Oahu will move slowly southeast through Thursday as a weak front approaches the islands from the northwest. The weak front will be over the islands Thursday and Friday before dissipating Saturday. A high will build northwest of the islands Saturday, and pass north of the islands on Sunday. A cold front will approach from the northwest Monday.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-
JAN 28 2015 15:47:00 HST
JAN 29 2015 01:47:00 UTC

TONIGHT
Northwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 9 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 8 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Scattered showers in the evening.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 9 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 9 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
North winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning then 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 11 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 9 ft. Scattered showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 10 kt veering southeast. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 7 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. North swell 4 to 5 ft. Numerous showers.


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