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 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
200 AM HST THU FEB 23 2017
PHZ110>124-180-231300-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510011150707250/ 12/ 161025.2F7/157/340
Buoy 511011150707250/ 16/ 171025.5F8/147/310
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510021150767750/ 19/ 231019.0F10/ 97/ 80
Buoy 510031150757760/ 14/ 171021.0F9/ 98/100
Buoy 5100410507650/ 19/ 231018.810/ 95/ 60
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy110274N/A6/153/310
Kailua Bay Buoy113475N/A7/ 82/350
Lanai Buoy114576N/A2/142/290
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI113975N/A7/ 83/320
HILO114276N/A8/ 82/ 60
KANEOHE BAY BUOY113675N/A6/ 82/350
HANALEI KAUAI115276N/A8/143/330
Kahului Harbor1142727460/ 6/ 101022.3F
Honolulu Harbor1142727660/ 5/ 121023.3F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor11426975170/ 2/ 51021.8F
Mokuoloe1136727360/ 10/ 131023.2F
Nawiliwili11487250/ 10/ 151023.1F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Princeville23Feb1700:451693MSG
Moloaa Dairy23Feb1700:458429
Lihue23Feb1701:00717MSG
Poipu23Feb1701:0064615
Port Allen23Feb1701:00881115
Makaha Ridge23Feb1701:1110214
ManaMSGMSGMSGMSG
Barking SandsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu Lua23Feb1701:3570514
Puu OpaeMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waimea Heights23Feb1701:35723

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 LEEWARD 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
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Swell north 3 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

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

SATURDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 8 ft. Swell north 3 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

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

SUNDAY
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 6 to 7 ft and northeast 3 ft. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell northwest 4 to 6 ft and northeast 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers.


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