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Forecast for Maui County Windward Waters
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WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
PHZ117 Watches/Warnings/Advisories RSS feed

Small Craft Advisory for Maui County Windward Waters until 2015-09-05T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 041342
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
342 AM HST FRI SEP 4 2015

...LARGE SWELLS ASSOCIATED WITH HURRICANE JIMENA CONTINUE...

.A LARGE EAST SWELL ASSOCIATED WITH HURRICANE JIMENA WILL CONTINUE
TO IMPACT THE MARINE AREA.

PHZ110-111-113-114-116-117-120>122-124-050245-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-150905T0400Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI CHANNEL-
OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-KAIWI CHANNEL-MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-
PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
342 AM HST FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING.

* SEAS...THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY EVENING...ROUGH SEAS TO 13 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS 10 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



HOURLY WEATHER
400 AM HST FRI SEP 04 2015
PHZ110>124-180-041500-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 5100113418183CALM / 41010.38/ 98/360
Buoy 5110114008183120/ 2/ 41009.8F9/138/120
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 5100214008384110/ 6/ 81009.5F8/148/100
Buoy 5100314008185170/ 10/ 121009.4F8/148/ 90
Buoy 510041252818320/ 12/ 141009.1F12/1211/ 80
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy140083N/A4/ 82/ 40
Kailua Bay Buoy140083N/A6/135/ 90
Lanai BuoyNOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2140083N/A4/133/190
PAUWELA MAUI140082N/A8/135/110
HILONOT AVBL
KANEOHE BAY BUOY140083N/A6/143/ 70
HANALEI KAUAI140083N/A9/147/ 80
Kahului Harbor1400788340/ 2/ 41010.5S
Honolulu Harbor14007883240/ 2/ 21010.8R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor14007580210/ 5/ 61010.5F
Mokuoloe1400851010.8F
Nawiliwili14007684270/ 3/ 31010.6F
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Makapulapai04Sep1503:29112811
Molokai 104Sep1503:373324
Lanai 104Sep1503:377469
Kahoolawe04Sep1503:001031116
Honokanaia04Sep1502:53631119
Kahului AP04Sep1503:001505MSG
Hana04Sep1502:4513436
Kula 104Sep1502:487235
Maalaea Bay04Sep1503:236734
Lipoa04Sep1503:011106MSG

SYNOPSIS

SEP 04 2015 03:41:00 HST
SEP 04 2015 13:41:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
Moist southerly flow will keep unsettled weather conditions through today. More stable conditions will move across the islands from east to west Saturday through Monday. Swells associated with hurricane Jimena will likely keep seas above advisory levels over the next several days.


5 DAY FORECAST


MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-
SEP 04 2015 03:41:00 HST
SEP 04 2015 13:41:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING

TODAY
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze through the day. Isolated heavy showers in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms through the day. Scattered heavy showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
Winds variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze through the day. Scattered showers in the morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. East swell 9 ft and northwest 3 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
East winds 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. East swell 9 ft. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 10 kt backing northwest. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Northeast swell 8 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.


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