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Forecast for Kauai Channel
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HOURLY WEATHER
1000 AM HST TUE APR 21 2015
(2000 UTC APR 21 2015)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 5110120007574130/ 17/ 191017.6R8/ 87/100
Buoy 5110020007474120/ 141018.5S
Buoy 510022000777990/ 17/ 211014.9R10/ 97/ 90
Buoy 5100320007679110/ 10/ 141015.8R9/ 88
Buoy 510041851737740/ 12/ 141016.510/ 98/ 70
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy200076N/A7/13
Kailua Bay Buoy200076N/A9/ 82/ 50
Lanai Buoy200077N/A4/152/190
BARBERS PT 2200078N/A5/153/190
PAUWELA MAUI200076N/A10/ 93/ 50
HILO200077N/A9/ 92/ 10
KANEOHE BAY BUOY200075N/A8/ 82/ 30
HANALEI KAUAI200077N/A9/ 93/310
Kahului Harbor2000747650/ 21/ 271016.6F
Honolulu Harbor2000797760/ 7/ 141016.8F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor20008476120/ 8/ 121018.0S
Mokuoloe20007876100/ 17/ 231017.6S
Nawiliwili2000757780/ 18/ 211017.7R
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Kahuku21Apr1510:00731121
Kahuku Trng21Apr1509:59981123
Kii21Apr1509:45871824
Oahu Forest NWR21Apr1510:3635100
Kaneohe MCBH21Apr1510:19801525
Bellows21Apr1510:00861823
Honolulu AP21Apr1510:00801421
Honouliuli FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waiawa FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Schofield BrksMSG109MSGMSG
Schofield SouthMSGMSGMSGMSG
Wheeler AAF21Apr1510:30851120
Kalaeloa21Apr1510:00100816
Palehua21Apr1510:36721222
Waianae Valley21Apr1510:37104718
Waianae Harbor21Apr1510:1577819
Makua Range21Apr1509:581111021
Kuaokala21Apr1510:36541624

SYNOPSIS

APR 21 2015 09:45:00 HST
APR 21 2015 19:45:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure northeast of the islands will weaken slowly. A trough west of the area will gradually approach Kauai toward the weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI CHANNEL-
APR 21 2015 09:45:00 HST
APR 21 2015 19:45:00 UTC

REST OF TODAY
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Mixed swell northwest 4 ft and south 3 ft. Scattered showers late in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Mixed swell northwest 3 ft and south 3 ft. Isolated showers through the night.

WEDNESDAY
Southeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Swell south 3 ft. Isolated showers through the day.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Swell south 3 ft. Haze through the night. Scattered showers in the evening. Isolated showers after midnight.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Swell south 3 ft. Haze through the day. Isolated showers in the morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.


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