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HOURLY WEATHER
500 PM HST THU MAR 26 2015
(0300 UTC MAR 27 2015)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 511010300707390/ 14/ 161021.5F8/117/320
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510030300757870/ 17/ 211017.5F9/115
Buoy 510040238767760/ 19/ 231016.1R6/ 62/190
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy030076N/A8/125/320
Kailua Bay Buoy030076N/A8/ 83/350
Lanai Buoy030077N/A3/132/230
BARBERS PT 2030076N/A4/123/290
PAUWELA MAUI030076N/A8/11
HILO030078N/A8/123/350
KANEOHE BAY BUOY030076N/A7/123/350
HANALEI KAUAI030074N/A8/125/320
Kahului Harbor0300737730/ 18/ 201019.3R
Honolulu Harbor0300757650/ 10/ 181019.4R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor0300777760/ 5/ 131018.7R
Mokuoloe0300747740/ 11/ 141020.2S
Nawiliwili0300727850/ 10/ 131020.7R
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Kahuku26Mar1516:00611019
Kahuku Trng26Mar1515:59921023
Kii26Mar1515:45702023
Oahu Forest NWR26Mar1516:361100
Kaneohe MCBH26Mar1516:00401320
Bellows26Mar1516:00401521
Honolulu AP26Mar1516:00501322
Honouliuli FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Waiawa FWSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Schofield BrksMSG93MSGMSG
Schofield SouthMSGMSGMSGMSG
Wheeler AAF26Mar1516:3072717
Kalaeloa26Mar1516:0050917
Palehua26Mar1516:36800
Waianae Valley26Mar1516:37103720
Waianae Harbor26Mar1516:15891118
Makua Range26Mar1515:58681018
Kuaokala26Mar1516:367300

SYNOPSIS

MAR 26 2015 15:21:00 HST
MAR 27 2015 01:21:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Fresh to strong trade winds associated with high pressure will persist through Friday. Winds will gradually subside over the weekend as the high shifts eastward away from the marine zones.


5 DAY FORECAST


KAUAI CHANNEL-
MAR 26 2015 15:21:00 HST
MAR 27 2015 01:21:00 UTC

TONIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft.

FRIDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft after midnight. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft increasing to 6 ft in the afternoon. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft. Isolated showers through the night.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.


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