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Small Craft Advisory for Kauai Channel until 2017-10-19T16:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 170715
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
915 PM HST MON OCT 16 2017


PHZ110>119-122>124-172015-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-171019T1600Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-OAHU LEEWARD WATERS-
KAIWI CHANNEL-MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-
MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS-MAALAEA BAY-BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
915 PM HST MON OCT 16 2017

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

* WINDS AND SEAS...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY INDICATES INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



HOURLY WEATHER
100 AM HST TUE OCT 17 2017
PHZ110>124-180-171200-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 510011050778160/ 23/ 291021.0F10/107/ 90
Buoy 511011050788170/ 21/ 311020.9F11/ 98/100
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510021050808070/ 23/ 291013.9F11/108/ 80
Buoy 5100310507582110/ 16/ 211015.2F10/108/ 90
Buoy 510041050798150/ 21/ 251014.5F12/ 97/310
WAIMEA BAY#NOT AVBL
MOKAPU POINT#103480N/A10/ 93/ 80
LANAI#NOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2#NOT AVBL
PAUWELA#NOT AVBL
HILO#102780N/A9/ 95/ 50
KANEOHE BAY#NOT AVBL
KANEOHE BAY 2#NOT AVBL
HANALEI#105281N/A10/ 93/ 60
Kahului Harbor1036758050/ 5/ 81018.1F
Honolulu Harbor1036788140/ 4/ 61018.3F
PEARL HARBOR#103081N/A4/152/150
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo HarborNOT AVBL
Mokuoloe1036798070/ 16/ 201018.5F
Nawiliwili1036788250/ 15/ 211019.0F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Kahuku17Oct1701:0063816
Kahuku Trng17Oct1700:592791226
Kii17Oct1700:45771933
Oahu Forest NWR17Oct1700:36871935
Kaneohe MCBH17Oct1701:0061221
Bellows17Oct1701:00552128
Honolulu AP17Oct1701:00620MSG
Honouliuli FWS17Oct1700:41561017
Waiawa FWS17Oct1700:4177716
Schofield BrksMSG205MSGMSG
Schofield SouthMSGMSGMSGMSG
Wheeler AAF17Oct1700:3049816
Kalaeloa17Oct1701:0056MSG
Palehua17Oct1700:36531524
Waianae Valley17Oct1700:37103416
Waianae HarborMSGMSGMSGMSG
Makua Range17Oct1700:58284921
Kuaokala17Oct1700:36602336

SYNOPSIS

OCT 16 2017 11:15:00 HST
OCT 17 2017 07:15:00 UTC

Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters:
Strong surface high pressure will persist far north of the islands through Thursday. The trades will begin to ease starting Friday as the high pressure weakens and begins to move eastward.


5 DAY FORECAST


Kauai Channel-
OCT 16 2017 11:15:00 HST
OCT 17 2017 07:15:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING

REST OF TONIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. Mixed swell north 3 feet and south 4 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. Swell south 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. Swell south 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. North swell 3 feet increasing to 5 feet in the afternoon. Isolated showers through the day.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 10 feet. North swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. North swell 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.


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