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WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
PHZ124 Watches/Warnings/Advisories RSS feed

Small Craft Advisory for Big Island Southeast Waters until 2016-02-13T04:00:00

WHHW70 PHFO 120139
MWWHFO

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
339 PM HST THU FEB 11 2016

...LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL AND LOCALLY FRESH TRADE WINDS...

.A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE THROUGH FRIDAY.
ADDITIONALLY...LOCALLY FRESH TRADE WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND MAUI
AND THE BIG ISLAND THROUGH FRIDAY.

PHZ119-120-124-121445-
/O.EXT.PHFO.SC.Y.0008.160212T0400Z-160213T0400Z/
MAALAEA BAY-PAILOLO CHANNEL-BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
339 PM HST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 25 KT TONIGHT.

* TIMING...THROUGH FRIDAY.

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
600 PM HST THU FEB 11 2016
PHZ110>124-180-120500-
BUOY REPORTS
STATION/POSITIONTIMETEMPWINDPRESWAVESWELL
AIRSEADIR/SP/GHT/PERHT/DIR
(UTC)(F)(DEG/KT/KT)(MB)(FT/S)(FT/D)
Buoy 5100104007475180/ 8/ 141017.3R
Buoy 5110103507475250/ 4/ 61017.1R12/1511/330
Buoy 51100NOT AVBL
Buoy 510020350777870/ 17/ 211013.7R11/1610/330
Buoy 510030350767860/ 14/ 161015.0R12/1511/330
Buoy 510040350757730/ 16/ 191014.9R11/1511/310
Barbers Point BuoyNOT AVBL
Waimea Bay Buoy040478N/A12/1411/330
Kailua Bay Buoy041177N/A9/158/350
Lanai BuoyNOT AVBL
BARBERS PT 2040378N/A8/157/310
PAUWELA MAUI040776N/A12/1411/330
HILONOT AVBL
KANEOHE BAY BUOY040676N/A9/178/350
HANALEI KAUAI040177N/A14/1513/330
Kahului HarborNOT AVBL
Honolulu Harbor0400777780/ 2/ 91017.0R
Kilo NaluNOT AVBL
Hilo Harbor0400757620/ 9/ 101017.0R
Mokuoloe0300767790/ 5/ 111016.7R
Nawiliwili0400757960/ 8/ 101017.0R
WHOTS BUOYNOT AVBL
BUOY 51028NOT AVBL
$$

WIND OBSERVATIONS

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

StationDateTimeDirectionSpeedGust
Upolu Airport11Feb1617:45631624
Kamuela AirportMSGMSGMSGMSG
Honokaa11Feb1618:00211
Hakalau11Feb1617:4534928
Puu Mali11Feb1618:00109916
Hilo AP11Feb1618:0016MSG
Pali 211Feb1618:01121221
Kealakomo11Feb1617:4451827
Kapapala11Feb1617:4821926
Nene Cabin11Feb1618:2393511
Lower Kahuku11Feb1618:234729
South Point11Feb1618:00201318
Puho CS11Feb1618:2227336
Kona Intl AP11Feb1618:00274MSG
Kaloko-Honokohau11Feb1618:1528400
Kaupulehu11Feb1618:3674712
Puu Waawaa11Feb1618:3757612
Puuanahulu11Feb1618:371314
Kohala Ranch11Feb1618:3522739
Puhe CS11Feb1618:2424325
Kawaihae11Feb1617:4525457
Kawaihae NOSMSGMSGMSGMSG
Ahumoa11Feb1618:359646
Waikoloa11Feb1618:35871523
Keaumo11Feb1618:3410611
PTA Kipuka Alala11Feb1617:5535439
PTA West11Feb1617:5628929
PTA Keamuku11Feb1617:503600
PTA Range 1711Feb1617:491131017

SYNOPSIS

FEB 11 2016 15:31:00 HST
FEB 12 2016 01:31:00 UTC

SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS:
A surface ridge about 300 nm north of Kauai will remain nearly stationary until Saturday. The ridge will shift east on Saturday and Sunday as a front approaches from the northwest. A stronger high will build northwest of the area Sunday through Tuesday as the front transitions to a shear line, and nears Kauai on Tuesday.


5 DAY FORECAST


BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
FEB 11 2016 15:31:00 HST
FEB 12 2016 01:31:00 UTC

Headlines
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 11 ft. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Northwest swell 9 ft. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 7 ft. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Northwest swell 5 ft. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 3 ft.

SUNDAY
East winds to 25 kt easing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 4 ft.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. Northwest swell 6 ft.

MONDAY
Northeast winds to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. Northwest swell 5 to 6 ft. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds to 30 kt. Wind waves 8 ft. Northwest swell 4 to 5 ft. Isolated showers.


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