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Forecast for Kauai Northwest Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
400 PM HST THU NOV 20 2014
(0200 UTC NOV 21 2014)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010200797990/ 10/ 121018.3S7/ 87/120
Buoy 5110002007878110/ 16/ 191019.1R
Buoy 510030100808170/ 14/ 161015.5F7/ 85
Buoy 510040136798060/ 23/ 271014.2F10/ 85/360
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy020080N/A5/143/320
Kailua Bay Buoy020079N/A8/ 82/350
Lanai Buoy020080N/A3/142/220
BARBERS PT 2020080N/A5/132/260
PAUWELA MAUI020079N/A8/ 82/ 10
HILO010080N/A9/ 93/340
KANEOHE BAY BUOY010079N/A8/ 82/360
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor0200807950/ 14/ 201015.9R
Honolulu Harbor02008250/ 5/ 101016.6R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor020083110/ 3/ 51017.2S
Mokuoloe0200781017.3F
Nawiliwili020081N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PRINCEVILLEMSGMSGMSGMSG
MOLOAA DAIRYMSGMSGMSGMSG
LIHUE20NOV1415:008012MSG
POIPU20NOV1415:0056715
PORT ALLEN20NOV1414:44811622
MAKAHA RIDGEMSGMSGMSGMSG
MANA20NOV1415:34284711
PUU LUA20NOV1415:3523504
PUU OPAE20NOV1415:3427508
WAIMEA HEIGHTS20NOV1415:3589916

SYNOPSIS

NOV 20 2014 15:25:00 HST
NOV 21 2014 01:25:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure will persist far northeast of the state. A front will approach from the northwest this weekend and reach Kauai Monday morning. A series of moderate northwest swells will move across the area through the period.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-
NOV 20 2014 15:25:00 HST
NOV 21 2014 01:25:00 UTC

TONIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft.

FRIDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers through the night.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

MONDAY
North winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 8 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 to 11 ft. Northwest swell 6 to 7 ft. Isolated showers.


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