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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Channel until 2016-09-02T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 010301
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
501 PM HST WED AUG 31 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING FOR WATERS AROUND THE BIG ISLAND AND
FOR MAUI COUNTY WATERS...

.HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY...
ESPECIALLY OVER THE MAUI COUNTY AND BIG ISLAND WATERS AS TROPICAL
STORM MADELINE PASSES NEAR OR OVER THE SOUTH BIG ISLAND WATERS
TONIGHT THEN MOVES WEST WHILE PASSING SOUTH OF THE ISLAND CHAIN
THURSDAY.

PHZ110>116-011615-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-160902T0400Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-OAHU LEEWARD WATERS-
KAIWI CHANNEL-
501 PM HST WED AUG 31 2016

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

* WINDS AND SEAS...EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT AND SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND 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
700 PM HST WED AUG 31 2016
PHZ110>124-180-010600-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010450808180/ 17/ 211015.6R8/127/120
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 51002NOT AVBL
Buoy 510030450828340/ 16/ 171011.8R6/ 73/ 60
Buoy 510040450838290/ 21/ 251011.2R8/ 85/110
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy050481N/A6/ 92/ 50
Kailua Bay Buoy051181N/A11/127/ 80
Lanai Buoy051583N/A2/132/200
BARBERS PT 2NOT AVBL
PAUWELA MAUI050980N/A10/113/110
HILO051281N/A14/103/ 80
KANEOHE BAY BUOY050680N/A10/125/ 80
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor0500808150/ 18/ 221013.8R
Honolulu Harbor0500818270/ 3/ 91014.0R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor0500797960/ 8/ 141013.8R
Mokuoloe0400808160/ 17/ 201013.8R
Nawiliwili0500808250/ 12/ 151014.9R
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Kahuku31Aug1619:00111
Kahuku Trng31Aug1618:593521424
Kii31Aug1618:45782127
Oahu Forest NWR31Aug1618:361001943
Kaneohe MCBH31Aug1619:0071320
Bellows31Aug1619:00581923
Honolulu AP31Aug1619:0071523
Honouliuli FWS31Aug1618:41791318
Waiawa FWS31Aug1618:4172916
Schofield BrksMSG63MSGMSG
Schofield SouthMSGMSGMSGMSG
Wheeler AAF31Aug1618:3053713
Kalaeloa31Aug1619:00611MSG
Palehua31Aug1618:36591021
Waianae Valley31Aug1618:37252427
Waianae HarborMSGMSGMSGMSG
Makua Range31Aug1618:582991020
Kuaokala31Aug1618:36712134

SYNOPSIS

AUG 31 2016 06:57:00 HST
SEP 01 2016 02:57:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Tropical storm madeline is south of the Big Island and moving west. Hurricane Lester will near the islands this weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI CHANNEL-
AUG 31 2016 06:57:00 HST
SEP 01 2016 02:57:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt after midnight. Wind waves 11 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the morning. Wind waves 11 ft. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Mixed swell east 3 ft and west 3 ft. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Mixed swell east 4 ft and west 3 ft. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Mixed swell east 4 ft and west 3 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt becoming north 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 7 ft. Mixed swell east 5 ft and northwest 3 ft. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers likely.

SUNDAY
Tropical storm conditions possible. Scattered showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. East swell 4 ft. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Showers likely.


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