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Forecast for Kauai Leeward Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
600 PM HST SAT MAR 28 2015
(0400 UTC MAR 29 2015)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 5110104007473120/ 2/ 41020.8R5/ 85/130
Buoy 51100030074130/ 121020.9R
Buoy 510030300767850/ 12/ 141019.4R7/ 97
Buoy 510040257777770/ 17/ 191018.0R9/ 97/100
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy040077N/A4/ 92/350
Kailua Bay Buoy030076N/A7/ 82/ 10
Lanai Buoy040078N/A3/142/180
BARBERS PT 2040078N/A4/143/180
PAUWELA MAUI030076N/A7/ 82/360
HILO040078N/A8/ 82/ 10
KANEOHE BAY BUOY030076N/A5/ 82
HANALEI KAUAI040076N/A5/ 82/ 10
Kahului Harbor0400787850/ 10/ 151018.9
Honolulu Harbor04007276CALM1020.3
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor04007977100/ 7/ 101020.0
Mokuoloe0400757650/ 7/ 101020.2S
Nawiliwili0400757880/ 5/ 61020.5R
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Moloaa DairyMSGMSGMSGMSG
Lihue28Mar1517:00804MSG
Poipu28Mar1517:009138
Port Allen28Mar1516:4421858
Makaha RidgeMSGMSGMSGMSG
Mana28Mar1517:34319610
Barking Sands28Mar1517:183206MSG
Puu Lua28Mar1517:3522700
Puu Opae28Mar1517:3429018
Waimea Heights28Mar1517:35213711

SYNOPSIS

MAR 28 2015 15:19:00 HST
MAR 29 2015 01:19:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A weak ridge north of the islands will erode through Sunday as a front nears. The front will stall just north of the islands Sunday and dissipate Monday into Tuesday. A ridge will rebuild north of the state Sunday night. But a weak trough just north of the islands may disrupt the trade winds slightly through midweek.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
MAR 28 2015 15:19:00 HST
MAR 29 2015 01:19:00 UTC

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 5 ft after midnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers through the night.

MONDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft. Isolated showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 5 ft. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 10 kt backing north in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 4 ft. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. North swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.


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