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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Windward Waters until 2018-12-12T16:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 091324
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
324 AM HST Sun Dec 9 2018

PHZ110>124-100230-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SC.Y.0044.000000T0000Z-181212T1600Z/
Kauai Northwest Waters-Kauai Windward Waters-Kauai Leeward Waters-
Kauai Channel-Oahu Windward Waters-Oahu Leeward Waters-
Kaiwi Channel-Maui County Windward Waters-
Maui County Leeward Waters-Maalaea Bay-Pailolo Channel-
Alenuihaha Channel-Big Island Windward Waters-
Big Island Leeward Waters-Big Island Southeast Waters-
324 AM HST Sun Dec 9 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST WEDNESDAY...

* Winds and Seas...Northeast to east winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10
to 15 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.

&&

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HOURLY WEATHER
800 AM HST SUN DEC 09 2018
PHZ110>124-180-091900-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 511011830727660/ 21/ 251026.1R
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 5100218201018.5
Buoy 510031750767950/ 21/ 251019.0R11/ 98/ 60
Buoy 510041820787950/ 21/ 271018.6
WAIMEA BAY#181274N/A12/1710/340
MOKAPU POINT#183078N/A10/138/350
LANAI#183079N/A3/152/320
BARBERS PT#183079N/A5/155/320
PAUWELA#180077N/A14/1311/350
HILO#NOT AVBL
KANEOHE BAY#182477N/A10/177/350
KANEOHE BAY 2#NOT AVBL
HANALEI#180677N/A15/1713/340
Kahului Harbor18067560/ 18/ 221021.9
Honolulu Harbor1806757730/ 6/ 101021.4
PEARL HARBOR#180078N/A2/ 82/170
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor1800707710/ 14/ 241021.5
Mokuoloe1736757570/ 14/ 181022.1R
Nawiliwili1806727750/ 14/ 201023.1
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa Dairy09Dec1807:4570313
Lihue09Dec1808:0062127
Poipu09Dec1808:0058821
Port Allen09Dec1808:00461118
Makaha Ridge09Dec1808:1145213
Mana09Dec1808:347325
Barking SandsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu LuaMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu Opae09Dec1808:3417737
Waimea Heights09Dec1808:3512235

SYNOPSIS

DEC 08 2018 17:27:00 HST
DEC 09 2018 13:27:00 UTC

Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters:
Strong high pressure north of the islands will move east through Wednesday. Another strong high will build north of the state on Thursday.


5 DAY FORECAST


Kauai Windward Waters-
DEC 08 2018 17:27:00 HST
DEC 09 2018 13:27:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING

TODAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. North swell 12 feet. Scattered showers.

TONIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. North swell 9 feet. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. North swell 7 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 to 8 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 to 10 feet. North swell 6 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.


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