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Forecast for Kauai Channel
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WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
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HOURLY WEATHER
300 PM HST SAT APR 30 2016
PHZ110>124-180-010200-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510010100777980/ 10/ 141019.1F
Buoy 511010050767660/ 8/ 101020.4F5/115/340
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510020050787880/ 16/ 191015.1F8/ 87/ 70
Buoy 510030050777970/ 10/ 121016.9F6/117/340
Buoy 510040050797980/ 16/ 191015.6F8/ 97/100
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy010478N/A5/113/330
Kailua Bay Buoy011178N/A7/ 92/ 10
Lanai Buoy011580N/A3/132/230
BARBERS PT 2010379N/A4/133/190
PAUWELA MAUI010977N/A8/103/320
HILO011277N/A8/ 93/ 60
KANEOHE BAY BUOY010678N/A6/ 92/350
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor0100767820/ 17/ 201017.6R
Honolulu Harbor0100807960/ 12/ 191018.6F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor0100837670/ 5/ 121017.4F
Mokuoloe000078781019.2F
Nawiliwili0100788070/ 14/ 161018.6F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Kahuku30Apr1615:001918
Kahuku Trng30Apr1614:5922600
Kii30Apr1614:45841316
Oahu Forest NWR30Apr1615:361841935
Kaneohe MCBHMSGMSGMSGMSG
Bellows30Apr1615:00511214
Honolulu AP30Apr1615:0061622
Honouliuli FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waiawa FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Schofield BrksMSG85MSGMSG
Schofield SouthMSGMSGMSGMSG
Wheeler AAF30Apr1615:30591016
Kalaeloa30Apr1615:0068MSG
Palehua30Apr1615:364349
Waianae Valley30Apr1615:3786511
Waianae Harbor30Apr1615:1525368
Makua Range30Apr1614:5852916
Kuaokala30Apr1615:36381023

SYNOPSIS

APR 30 2016 15:17:00 HST
MAY 01 2016 01:17:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A new, stronger high pressure will continue to build in behind a front northeast of the area. Fresh to locally strong trades will start to return tonight, especially for the typically windier areas around the Big Island and Maui. Expect the fresh trade winds to maintain themselves through the period.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI CHANNEL-
APR 30 2016 15:17:00 HST
MAY 01 2016 01:17:00 UTC

TONIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. North swell 3 ft in the morning. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. Northwest swell 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Northwest swell 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers.


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