Kauai Leeward Waters Forecast
Kauai Leeward Waters
Forecast for Kauai Leeward Waters
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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Leeward Waters until 2017-03-28T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 270131
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
331 PM HST SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ALL HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...

.ROUGH BOATING CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY DUE TO A
COMBINATION OF A LARGE WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL AND FRESH TO STRONG
TRADE WINDS. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE OCCURRING OVER THE CHANNELS
AND WATERS SOUTH OF THE BIG ISLAND.

PHZ110>114-116>118-120>124-271415-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-170328T0400Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-KAIWI CHANNEL-
MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS-
PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
331 PM HST SUN MAR 26 2017

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

* WINDS AND SEAS...EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST IN THE
CHANNELS AND SOUTH OF THE BIG ISLAND. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

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
1200 AM HST MON MAR 27 2017
PHZ110>124-180-271100-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 5100110107576140/ 10/ 141021.6
Buoy 5110109507576120/ 10/ 141022.2F11/1411/290
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510021010787890/ 21/ 251017.6
Buoy 510030950777880/ 14/ 171018.8F10/1610/270
Buoy 5100409507770/ 19/ 231019.3F11/108/ 90
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy100275N/A7/147/320
Kailua Bay Buoy100476N/A8/ 82/130
Lanai Buoy094578N/A5/153/280
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI100976N/A8/175/310
HILO101277N/A8/113/100
KANEOHE BAY BUOY095575N/A6/ 72/340
HANALEI KAUAI095277N/A10/148/310
Kahului Harbor10007477280/ 7/ 111019.4
Honolulu Harbor1000767880/ 2/ 61021.1
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor10007076230/ 7/ 91021.5
Mokuoloe09367679100/ 13/ 161020.6F
Nawiliwili10007580/ 13/ 151020.9
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Princeville26Mar1723:451652MSG
Moloaa Dairy26Mar1723:45117512
Lihue27Mar1700:00813MSG
Poipu27Mar1700:0064410
Port Allen27Mar1700:00731013
Makaha Ridge27Mar1700:119234
ManaMSGMSGMSGMSG
Barking SandsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Puu Lua26Mar1723:356037
Puu OpaeMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waimea Heights26Mar1723:355949

SYNOPSIS

MAR 26 2017 11:24:00 HST
MAR 27 2017 07:24:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure northeast of the islands will shift east through midweek as a cold front passes far north of the state. A large west-northwest swell is expected to enter the area late on Thursday.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
MAR 26 2017 11:24:00 HST
MAR 27 2017 07:24:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

REST OF TONIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 10 ft. Isolated showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 8 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers in the evening.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 8 to 10 ft. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt, then becoming northeast 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 11 to 13 ft. Scattered showers.


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