Kauai Windward Waters Forecast
Kauai Windward Waters
Forecast for Kauai Windward Waters
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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Windward Waters until 2017-04-29T16:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 281323
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
323 AM HST FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WATERS AROUND KAUAI...

.STRONG WINDS BEHIND A FRONT PASSING KAUAI TODAY WILL CREATE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR THE WATERS SURROUNDING KAUAI.
ADDITIONALLY...COMBINED SEAS WILL REACH 10 FEET FOR SELECT WATERS.
CONDITIONS SHOULD BEGIN TO EASE SATURDAY.

PHZ110>114-290230-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SC.Y.0025.170428T1323Z-170429T1600Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-
323 AM HST FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST SATURDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS 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.

&&

$$



HOURLY WEATHER
300 AM HST FRI APR 28 2017
PHZ110>124-180-281400-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510011310727710/ 23/ 291017.4
Buoy 5110112507277350/ 23/ 271017.7R8/ 73/160
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510021310777860/ 12/ 141013.4
Buoy 510031250777930/ 4/ 61014.7F5/125/210
Buoy 51004125077110/ 14/ 171013.4F7/ 85/ 80
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy130277N/A3/112/320
Kailua Bay Buoy130478N/A3/ 82/130
Lanai Buoy131579N/A3/153/200
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI130977N/A4/ 82/330
HILO131278N/A5/ 82/350
KANEOHE BAY BUOY132579N/A4/ 82/ 10
HANALEI KAUAI132279N/A4/122/320
Kahului Harbor13127178130/ 2/ 21014.7
Honolulu Harbor13127379CALM / 11015.5
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor13127177200/ 4/ 61014.7
Mokuoloe12367180210/ 2/ 31014.9F
Nawiliwili13126982270/ 3/ 41015.2
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa Dairy28Apr1702:4528123
Lihue28Apr1703:00285MSG
Poipu28Apr1703:00214
Port Allen28Apr1703:00547
Makaha Ridge28Apr1703:113515
ManaMSGMSGMSGMSG
Barking Sands28Apr1703:0011218
Puu Lua28Apr1703:355613
Puu OpaeMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waimea Heights28Apr1703:3535946

SYNOPSIS

APR 27 2017 17:22:00 HST
APR 28 2017 13:22:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A complex weather pattern is expected through much of the period. A front will pass Kauai today before stalling over the central islands Saturday. An upper level low developing north of the state and associated surface low will then shift over the islands late Saturday, and continue to bring unsettled conditions through the period.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-
APR 27 2017 17:22:00 HST
APR 28 2017 13:22:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING

TODAY
North winds 10 kt rising to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 ft. Mixed swell northwest 4 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered showers in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms through the day. Numerous heavy showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
North winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered heavy showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
North winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft and south 3 ft. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Mixed swell northwest 5 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered heavy showers through the night. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.

SUNDAY
North winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell northwest 5 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered heavy showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell north 5 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered heavy showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.

MONDAY
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell northwest 3 to 5 ft and south 3 ft. Haze. Scattered heavy showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUESDAY
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell northwest 3 ft and south 3 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.


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