Kauai Leeward Waters Forecast
Kauai Leeward Waters
Forecast for Kauai Leeward Waters
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WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Leeward Waters until 2016-07-03T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 301338
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
338 AM HST THU JUN 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...
...GALE WATCH STARTING TONIGHT FOR THE TYPICAL WINDY WATERS
AROUND THE BIG ISLAND AND MAUI COUNTY...

.A SURFACE HIGH FAR NORTHEAST OF HAWAII WILL BUILD AS IT MOVES
SLOWLY WEST-SOUTHWEST DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. TRADE WINDS
MAY STRENGTHEN TO GALE FORCE STARTING TONIGHT OR FRIDAY OVER MOST
OF THE TYPICALLY WINDY WATERS ADJACENT TO THE ISLANDS OF MAUI
COUNTY AND THE BIG ISLAND. OTHERWISE...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS
IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF THE OTHER WATERS SURROUNDING THE HAWAIIAN
ISLANDS.

PHZ112>116-118-010245-
/O.EXB.PHFO.SC.Y.0032.160701T0400Z-160703T0400Z/
KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-
OAHU LEEWARD WATERS-KAIWI CHANNEL-MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS-
338 AM HST THU JUN 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM
HST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM HST
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KT STARTING TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY INDICATES INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE CONDITIONS HAS
SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION
IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD
TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$



HOURLY WEATHER
300 AM HST THU JUN 30 2016
PHZ110>124-180-301400-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510011300778160/ 16/ 211016.5F
Buoy 511011250787990/ 16/ 191018.2F6/ 62/120
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 5100212508080100/ 16/ 171014.3F7/ 85
Buoy 510031250808170/ 14/ 161015.3F6/ 85/120
Buoy 510041250798070/ 17/ 211015.0F7/ 73/160
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy130479N/A3/ 6
Kailua Bay Buoy131179N/A5/ 72/150
Lanai Buoy131580N/A3/152/190
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI130978N/A5/ 8
HILO131280N/A5/ 72/110
KANEOHE BAY BUOY130678N/A4/ 7
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor1300788030/ 11/ 141016.6S
Honolulu Harbor1300807950/ 4/ 101017.4F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor13007578200/ 6/ 71016.8F
Mokuoloe1200788280/ 9/ 121017.6F
Nawiliwili1300788060/ 8/ 121017.7F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa Dairy30Jun1602:45113512
Lihue30Jun1603:00611MSG
Poipu30Jun1603:0052715
Port Allen30Jun1602:44871520
Makaha Ridge30Jun1603:118702
Mana30Jun1603:345135
Barking SandsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu Lua30Jun1603:3581410
Puu Opae30Jun1603:3435336
Waimea Heights30Jun1603:35326210

SYNOPSIS

JUN 29 2016 17:38:00 HST
JUN 30 2016 13:38:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A surface high far northeast of the islands will build as it moves slowly west-southwest during the next couple of days. Strong and gusty trade winds are expected starting later today and tonight, and continuing through the holiday weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
JUN 29 2016 17:38:00 HST
JUN 30 2016 13:38:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

TODAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Southeast swell 3 ft in the afternoon. Scattered showers.

TONIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Scattered showers in the evening.

FRIDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 8 ft.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Southeast swell 3 ft.

SATURDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Southeast swell 3 ft.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Southeast swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 20 kt, east 15 kt in the kaulakahi channel. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. Southeast swell 3 ft and east 3 ft. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. Swell east 3 ft. Scattered showers.


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