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HOURLY WEATHER
1100 PM HST MON AUG 20 2018
PHZ110>124-180-211000-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51101NOT AVBL
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 51002NOT AVBL
Buoy 51003NOT AVBL
Buoy 51004NOT AVBL
WAIMEA BAY#NOT AVBL
MOKAPU POINT#NOT AVBL
LANAI#NOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2#NOT AVBL
PAUWELA#090081N/A8/125/ 40
HILO#085780N/A8/125/120
KANEOHE BAY#085480N/A5/112/ 10
KANEOHE BAY 2#NOT AVBL
HANALEI#NOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor0848798350/ 14/ 201016.6F
Honolulu Harbor0848818190/ 4/ 81016.3F
PEARL HARBOR#090080N/A3/ 82/180
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor08487479230/ 4/ 51016.5F
Mokuoloe0836808480/ 11/ 121017.4F
Nawiliwili0848808340/ 8/ 121017.6F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
KahukuMSGMSGMSGMSG
Kahuku Trng20Aug1822:5995615
Kii20Aug1822:45851518
Oahu Forest NWRMSGMSGMSGMSG
Kaneohe MCBHMSGMSGMSGMSG
BellowsMSGMSGMSGMSG
Honolulu AP20Aug1823:00711MSG
Honouliuli FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waiawa FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Schofield Brks20Aug1822:573322MSG
Schofield SouthMSGMSGMSGMSG
Wheeler AAFMSGMSGMSGMSG
Kalaeloa20Aug1823:0000MSG
PalehuaMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waianae ValleyMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waianae HarborMSGMSGMSGMSG
Makua Range20Aug1822:58112814
KuaokalaMSGMSGMSGMSG

SYNOPSIS

AUG 20 2018 13:07:00 HST
AUG 21 2018 09:07:00 UTC

Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters:
A weak trough west of Kauai will move west and dissipate tonight while high pressure builds to the distant north. Hurricane Lane, centered near 14. 0°N 151. 2°W at 11 pm HST, is moving west at 10 kt. Lane is forecast to pass near the islands this week, potentially bringing dangerously strong winds, rough seas and large swells. A tropical storm watch is in effect for waters south of the big island.


5 DAY FORECAST


Kauai Channel-
AUG 20 2018 13:07:00 HST
AUG 21 2018 09:07:00 UTC

REST OF TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Swell north 3 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet in the afternoon. Swell north 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Mixed swell southeast 3 feet and north 4 to 5 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Mixed swell southeast 4 feet and north 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Mixed swell southeast 5 feet and north 4 feet. Scattered heavy showers in the evening, then numerous heavy showers after midnight.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 25 knots. Gusts up to 35 knots in the morning. Wind waves 8 feet. Mixed swell southeast 6 feet and north 4 to 5 feet. Frequent heavy showers.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Tropical storm conditions possible. Frequent heavy showers.

FRIDAY
Hurricane conditions possible. Frequent heavy showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Hurricane conditions possible. Occasional showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.

SATURDAY
East winds 40 knots. Gusts up to 55 knots in the morning. Wind waves 18 feet decreasing to 9 feet in the afternoon. Mixed swell southeast 3 feet and northeast 5 to 6 feet. Occasional showers.


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