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Forecast for Big Island Leeward Waters
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HOURLY WEATHER
600 AM HST WED AUG 20 2014
(1600 UTC AUG 20 2014)
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 51001NOT AVBL
Buoy 51101NOT AVBL
Buoy 51100150090/ 10N/A
Buoy 510031500808160/ 12/ 141013.2R4/ 83
Buoy 510041549788080/ 14/ 171012.8R5/ 85/ 90
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy160081N/A3/ 5
Kailua Bay Buoy160080N/A5/ 82/ 80
Lanai BuoyNOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2160081N/A3/152/180
PAUWELA MAUI160080N/A5/ 8
HILONOT AVBL
KANEOHE BAY BUOY160080N/A3/ 8
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor1600768040/ 7/ 111014.6R
Honolulu Harbor16007850/ 2/ 61014.8R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor160070190/ 4/ 51014.2R
Mokuoloe1600811015.0R
Nawiliwili160081N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
UPOLU AIRPORT20AUG1404:4585910
KAMUELA AIRPORT20AUG1405:00508MSG
HONOKAA20AUG1404:45211
HAKALAU20AUG1404:4525737
PUU MALIMSGMSGMSGMSG
HILO AP20AUG1405:002204MSG
PALI 220AUG1405:01241013
KEALAKOMO20AUG1404:44359710
KAPAPALA20AUG1404:48827
NENE CABINMSGMSGMSGMSG
LOWER KAHUKUMSGMSGMSGMSG
SOUTH POINT20AUG1405:0018911
PUHO CS20AUG1405:228136
KONA INTL AP20AUG1405:0000MSG
KALOKO-HONOKOHAU20AUG1405:159435
KAUPULEHU20AUG1405:3614978
PUU WAAWAA20AUG1405:3713236
PUUANAHULUMSGMSGMSGMSG
KOHALA RANCH20AUG1405:354736
PUHE CSMSGMSGMSGMSG
KAWAIHAE20AUG1404:4511535
KAWAIHAE NOSMSGMSGMSGMSG
AHUMOA20AUG1405:357869
WAIKOLOA20AUG1405:35961014
KEAUMO20AUG1405:3432347
PTA KIPUKA ALALA20AUG1404:5510734
PTA WEST20AUG1404:56151710
PTA KEAMUKU20AUG1404:50118910
PTA RANGE 1720AUG1404:4995810

SYNOPSIS

AUG 20 2014 03:28:00 HST
AUG 20 2014 13:28:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
High pressure far north of the islands will keep trade winds moderate into the weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
AUG 20 2014 03:28:00 HST
AUG 20 2014 13:28:00 UTC

TODAY
West of the Big Island, east winds 10 kt veering southwest in the afternoon. Near South Point, east winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Isolated showers in the morning. Haze through the day.

TONIGHT
East winds 10 kt west of the Big Island, east 20 kt near South Point. Wind waves 8 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
West of the Big Island, east winds 10 kt veering southwest in the afternoon. Near South Point, east winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. South swell 3 ft. Haze through the day. Scattered showers through the day.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt west of the Big Island, east 20 kt near South Point. Wind waves 8 ft. South swell 3 ft. Haze. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
West of the Big Island, southeast winds 10 kt veering southwest in the afternoon. Near South Point, northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. South swell 4 ft. Isolated showers in the morning. Haze through the day.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 kt west of the Big Island,northeast 20 kt near South Point. Wind waves 6 ft. South swell 4 ft. Haze through the night. Isolated showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
West of the Big Island, northeast winds 10 kt backing southwest in the afternoon, then backing east. Near South Point, east winds 15 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. South swell 3 to 4 ft. Haze.

SUNDAY
West of the Big Island, east winds 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt. Near South Point, east winds 20 kt easing to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Haze.


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