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Forecast for Kauai Leeward Waters
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PHZ112 Watches/Warnings/Advisories RSS feed

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HOURLY WEATHER
600 AM HST WED SEP 02 2015
PHZ110>124-180-021700-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510011554818310/ 17/ 211011.0
Buoy 511011600818210/ 17/ 191010.3F10/148/ 90
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 5100216008284210/ 6/ 81010.6R8/168/120
Buoy 510031600828530/ 2/ 41010.4R6/167/ 80
Buoy 5100415318184100/ 4/ 61011.6R7/117/110
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy160083N/A9/117/ 20
Kailua Bay Buoy160083N/A12/118/ 20
Lanai BuoyNOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2160082N/A4/102/230
PAUWELA MAUI160082N/A10/158/ 80
HILONOT AVBL
KANEOHE BAY BUOY160083N/A10/117/ 20
HANALEI KAUAI160083N/A12/1310/ 50
Kahului Harbor16007983160/ 8/ 131010.3R
Honolulu Harbor16008083CALM / 11010.6R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor16007681210/ 4/ 51010.6R
Mokuoloe1600861010.0S
Nawiliwili16007584250/ 4/ 51009.8R
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
PrincevilleMSGMSGMSGMSG
Lihue02Sep1506:002907MSG
Port AllenMSGMSGMSGMSG
Mana02Sep1506:34938
Puu Lua02Sep1506:3517313
Waimea Heights02Sep1506:353912

SYNOPSIS

SEP 02 2015 03:36:00 HST
SEP 02 2015 13:36:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Tropical storm Ignacio was centered about 252 nm north-northeast of Honolulu at 11 pm HST Monday, moving northwest at around 9 knots. Ignacio is forecast to remain north of the coastal waters through the remainder of the week. Hurricane Jimena is forecast to remain well east of the marine area through the week as it continues on a northwest track. Swells associated with Ignacio and Jimena will likely keep seas above advisory levels over the next several days.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
SEP 02 2015 03:36:00 HST
SEP 02 2015 13:36:00 UTC

TODAY
Northwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning then 2 ft or less. Swell north 9 ft becoming north 8 ft late. Scattered heavy showers.

TONIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft after midnight. Swell north 6 to 7 ft. Scattered heavy showers.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 4 to 5 ft. Scattered heavy showers in the morning, then heavy showers likely in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 to 4 ft. Scattered heavy showers.

FRIDAY
South winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Scattered heavy showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 10 kt becoming variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.


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