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Forecast for Kauai Windward Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
400 PM HST FRI MAY 22 2015
(0200 UTC MAY 23 2015)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010200737650/ 16/ 171016.6F7/ 97/360
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510020200788140/ 4/ 61013.6F5/ 85/ 80
Buoy 510030200788150/ 4/ 61014.3F5/125
Buoy 510040111788150/ 4/ 61013.7F4/ 83/ 90
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy020079N/A2/152/260
Kailua Bay Buoy020078N/A3/ 82/140
Lanai BuoyNOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2020079N/A3/143/200
PAUWELA MAUI020079N/A3/ 82/ 20
HILO020078N/A4/ 82/ 30
KANEOHE BAY BUOY020077N/A2/ 8
HANALEI KAUAI020079N/A7/ 92/320
Kahului Harbor0200777810/ 10/ 131014.1R
Honolulu Harbor0200797970/ 6/ 91014.0S
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor02008076240/ 2/ 31013.4R
Mokuoloe02007578290/ 5/ 71014.6S
Nawiliwili02007179360/ 5/ 81015.2F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa DairyMSGMSGMSGMSG
Lihue22May1516:001010MSG
Poipu22May1516:001859
Port Allen22May1515:44100914
Makaha Ridge22May1516:1136410
Mana22May1515:3411122
Barking Sands22May1516:00309MSG
Puu Lua22May1515:3510539
Puu Opae22May1515:3491410
Waimea Heights22May1515:35107512

SYNOPSIS

MAY 22 2015 15:28:00 HST
MAY 23 2015 01:28:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure will remain northwest of the state through next week. A weak front straddling Kauai will shift just northeast of the state while dissipating Saturday. A weak trough lingering just east of the Big Island Monday through Wednesday will disrupt the trade wind flow.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-
MAY 22 2015 15:28:00 HST
MAY 23 2015 01:28:00 UTC

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers in the evening.

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Mixed swell northwest 3 ft and south 3 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Mixed swell northwest 3 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered showers in the evening, then isolated showers after midnight.

MONDAY
North winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell south 3 ft.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 3 ft after midnight. Swell south 3 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell northwest 3 ft and south 3 ft. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell south 3 ft. Scattered showers.


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