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Forecast for Kauai Channel
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HOURLY WEATHER
400 PM HST THU APR 24 2014
(0200 UTC APR 25 2014)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010200737370/ 17/ 191020.3F9/148/340
Buoy 511000200747560/ 16/ 171020.1F
Buoy 510030200777850/ 16/ 191016.2F8/ 87
Buoy 510040200787970/ 19/ 251012.4F
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy020076N/A7/135/310
Kailua Bay Buoy020076N/A7/ 82/360
Lanai Buoy020077N/A3/142/210
BARBERS PT 2020077N/A5/133/310
PAUWELA MAUINOT AVBL
HILO020078N/A7/143/340
KANEOHE BAY BUOY020075N/A6/ 92/360
HANALEI KAUAI020076N/A8/145/320
Kahului Harbor0200767740/ 19/ 231017.7F
Honolulu Harbor02007980/ 6/ 121017.5F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor0200767810/ 4/ 81017.7S
Mokuoloe0200767750/ 13/ 171018.9S
Nawiliwili020078N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
KAHUKUMSGMSGMSGMSG
KAHUKU TRNGMSGMSGMSGMSG
KIIMSGMSGMSGMSG
OAHU FOREST NWRMSGMSGMSGMSG
KANEOHE MCBH24APR1416:00501217
BELLOWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
HONOLULU AP24APR1416:00701624
HONOULIULI FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
WAIAWA FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
SCHOFIELD BRKSMSGMSGMSGMSG
SCHOFIELD SOUTHMSGMSGMSGMSG
WHEELER AAFMSGMSGMSGMSG
KALAELOA24APR1416:0060921
PALEHUAMSGMSGMSGMSG
WAIANAE VALLEYMSGMSGMSGMSG
WAIANAE HARBORMSGMSGMSGMSG
MAKUA RANGEMSGMSGMSGMSG
KUAOKALAMSGMSGMSGMSG

SYNOPSIS

APR 24 2014 15:18:00 HST
APR 25 2014 01:18:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Strong high pressure will persist between 30°N and 33°N through Saturday. An approaching front will weaken the ridge on Sunday and Monday, then dissipate near the islands late Tuesday.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI CHANNEL-
APR 24 2014 15:18:00 HST
APR 25 2014 01:18:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SATURDAY

TONIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 10 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 10 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 10 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 10 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt rising to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Isolated showers.


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