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HOURLY WEATHER
500 AM HST THU OCT 30 2014
(1500 UTC OCT 30 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 511001500787960/ 14/ 171018.6R
Buoy 510031500788280/ 14/ 171016.1R10/1110
Buoy 510041428798150/ 17/ 211014.3S7/115/ 10
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy150081N/A8/115/350
Kailua Bay Buoy150081N/A9/105/350
Lanai Buoy150081N/A3/132/200
BARBERS PT 2150082N/A4/102/280
PAUWELA MAUI150080N/A8/123/360
HILO150081N/A8/123/360
KANEOHE BAY BUOYNOT AVBL
HANALEI KAUAINOT AVBL
Kahului Harbor1500778150/ 9/ 121017.4F
Honolulu Harbor150077360/ 3/ 41017.6F
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor150076330/ 10/ 111017.0R
Mokuoloe1500811017.9F
Nawiliwili150082N/A
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
UPOLU AIRPORT30OCT1404:45861015
KAMUELA AIRPORT30OCT1405:004013MSG
HONOKAA30OCT1405:00211
HAKALAU30OCT1404:4528137
PUU MALIMSGMSGMSGMSG
HILO AP30OCT1405:0000MSG
PALI 230OCT1405:01161225
KEALAKOMO30OCT1404:44481628
KAPAPALA30OCT1404:4836007
NENE CABIN30OCT1405:2333769
LOWER KAHUKUMSGMSGMSGMSG
SOUTH POINT30OCT1405:002557
PUHO CS30OCT1405:228835
KONA INTL AP30OCT1405:00505MSG
KALOKO-HONOKOHAU30OCT1405:154957
KAUPULEHU30OCT1405:3614249
PUU WAAWAA30OCT1405:3714239
PUUANAHULUMSGMSGMSGMSG
KOHALA RANCH30OCT1405:35411225
PUHE CSMSGMSGMSGMSG
KAWAIHAE30OCT1404:4517939
KAWAIHAE NOSMSGMSGMSGMSG
AHUMOA30OCT1405:35103510
WAIKOLOA30OCT1405:35691625
KEAUMO30OCT1405:34308710
PTA KIPUKA ALALA30OCT1404:5510649
PTA WEST30OCT1404:56144817
PTA KEAMUKU30OCT1404:50691824
PTA RANGE 1730OCT1404:49114811

SYNOPSIS

OCT 30 2014 03:30:00 HST
OCT 30 2014 13:30:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A front just north of the islands will weaken as it moves slowly south. It will reach Kauai today, then the central islands Friday where it will dissipate. Strong high pressure behind the front will bring breezy trades and rough conditions to the coastal waters today before weakening over the weekend.


5 DAY FORECAST


BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
OCT 30 2014 03:30:00 HST
OCT 30 2014 13:30:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST SATURDAY

TODAY
Winds variable less than 10 kt west of the Big Island,east to 25 kt near South Point. Wind waves 10 ft. North swell 6 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 kt west of the Big Island, northeast to 25 kt near South Point. Wind waves 10 ft. Haze through the night. Isolated showers through the night.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 15 kt west of the Big Island,northeast to 25 kt near South Point. Wind waves 10 ft. North swell 6 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 kt west of the Big Island, east to 25 kt near South Point. Wind waves 9 ft. North swell 6 ft. Haze through the night. Scattered showers in the evening. Isolated showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
Southwest winds 10 kt west of the Big Island, east to 25 kt near South Point. Wind waves 9 ft. North swell 4 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 kt west of the Big Island, east 20 kt near South Point. Wind waves 8 ft. North swell 3 ft. Haze through the night. Isolated showers through the night.

SUNDAY
West of the Big Island, southeast winds 10 kt veering west. Near South Point, east winds 20 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. North swell 3 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
West winds 10 kt west of the Big Island, east 20 kt near South Point. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft. Haze. Isolated showers.


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