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Forecast for Kauai Channel
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HOURLY WEATHER
300 PM HST FRI NOV 21 2014
(0100 UTC NOV 22 2014)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010100787970/ 10/ 121016.4F7/ 87/100
Buoy 5110001007778120/ 16/ 191017.3
Buoy 510030100808160/ 16/ 171013.9F7/ 95
Buoy 51004NOT AVBL
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy010080N/A4/123/300
Kailua Bay Buoy010079N/A6/ 82/ 10
Lanai Buoy010081N/A3/132/270
BARBERS PT 2010080N/A4/132/290
PAUWELA MAUI010079N/A8/ 92/350
HILO010080N/A9/ 82
KANEOHE BAY BUOY010079N/A5/ 82/350
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor0100797960/ 19/ 251014.3F
Honolulu Harbor01008270/ 5/ 121015.0F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor01008390/ 7/ 121015.0F
Mokuoloe0100781015.8F
Nawiliwili010079N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
KAHUKU21NOV1415:00761018
KAHUKU TRNG21NOV1414:591021020
KII21NOV1414:45921722
OAHU FOREST NWR21NOV1414:36100
KANEOHE MCBH21NOV1415:08801216
BELLOWS21NOV1415:00671619
HONOLULU AP21NOV1415:007016MSG
HONOULIULI FWS21NOV1414:4164714
WAIAWA FWS21NOV1414:414902
SCHOFIELD BRKSMSG91MSGMSG
SCHOFIELD SOUTHMSGMSGMSGMSG
WHEELER AAF21NOV1414:3086715
KALAELOA21NOV1415:0006MSG
PALEHUA21NOV1414:36700
WAIANAE VALLEY21NOV1414:37214522
WAIANAE HARBORMSGMSGMSGMSG
MAKUA RANGE21NOV1414:5826247
KUAOKALA21NOV1414:364800

SYNOPSIS

NOV 21 2014 15:16:00 HST
NOV 22 2014 01:16:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure will persist far northeast of the state. A front will approach from the northwest this weekend and reach Kauai Monday morning. A series of moderate northwest swells will move across the area through the period.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI CHANNEL-
NOV 21 2014 15:16:00 HST
NOV 22 2014 01:16:00 UTC

TONIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft. Isolated showers in the evening.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning then 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 6 ft.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers after midnight.

MONDAY
Northwest winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Scattered showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 to 10 ft. Northwest swell 5 to 6 ft.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 to 9 ft. Northwest swell 4 to 5 ft. Isolated showers.


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