Kauai Windward Waters Forecast
Kauai Windward Waters
Forecast for Kauai Windward Waters
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WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Windward Waters until 2017-02-24T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 230453 AAA
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
653 PM HST WED FEB 22 2017

...STRONG WINDS AND HAZARDOUS SEAS CONTINUE...

.ROUGH BOATING CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY DUE TO
STRONG WINDS.

PHZ110>124-231800-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-170224T0400Z/
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-
653 PM HST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL.

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
900 PM HST WED FEB 22 2017
PHZ110>124-180-230800-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510010710717260/ 16/ 171026.2
Buoy 511010650717260/ 16/ 171026.3R8/147/320
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510020710767760/ 21/ 251020.0
Buoy 510030650757760/ 14/ 171021.1R9/ 98/100
Buoy 5100406507760/ 21/ 271019.7R10/ 83/ 90
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy070274N/A6/ 83/310
Kailua Bay Buoy070475N/A7/ 82/ 10
Lanai Buoy071577N/A2/ 8
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI070975N/A7/ 82/330
HILO071276N/A9/ 82/ 30
KANEOHE BAY BUOY070675N/A6/ 82/ 20
HANALEI KAUAI065276N/A8/ 83/320
Kahului Harbor0700737430/ 15/ 171023.0
Honolulu Harbor0700737680/ 6/ 171023.7
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor0700737540/ 7/ 121023.0
Mokuoloe0636737470/ 14/ 171023.6R
Nawiliwili07007250/ 12/ 151024.1
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Princeville22Feb1720:451563MSG
Moloaa Dairy22Feb1720:4590311
Lihue22Feb1721:00614MSG
Poipu22Feb1721:0065814
Port Allen22Feb1721:00821317
Makaha Ridge22Feb1721:115624
ManaMSGMSGMSGMSG
Barking SandsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu Lua22Feb1720:3580614
Puu OpaeMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waimea Heights22Feb1720:3576612

SYNOPSIS

FEB 22 2017 11:17:00 HST
FEB 23 2017 07:17:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Strong high pressure north northwest of the state will gradually weaken Thursday through the upcoming weekend as low pressure develops far north northwest of the area.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-
FEB 22 2017 11:17:00 HST
FEB 23 2017 07:17:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

REST OF TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Swell north 3 ft. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft increasing to 8 ft after midnight. Swell north 3 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 8 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Scattered showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Northwest swell 6 to 7 ft and northeast 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell northwest 4 to 6 ft and northeast 4 ft. Scattered showers.


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