Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
000
FZHW51 PHFO 031324
CWFHI1

GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
324 AM HST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
A SURFACE TROUGH WILL MOVE OVER THE ISLANDS THIS WEEKEND...CAUSING
WINDS TO WEAKEN AND BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE. THE TROUGH WILL
STALL NEAR THE BIG ISLAND BY MONDAY. A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCES PASSING NEAR THE STATE WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF HEAVY
SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.
CAUTION IS ADVISED AS WINDS AND WAVES MAY BE HIGHER NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR KAUAI
WATERS...OAHU WINDWARD WATERS...KAIWI CHANNEL...MAUI COUNTY
WINDWARD WATERS...ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL AND WATERS AROUND THE BIG
ISLAND...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WINDWARD WATERS AND WATERS
AROUND THE BIG ISLAND. VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 7 FT AND EAST FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...VARIABLE WINDS TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 6 FT AND EAST 5 FT. HAZE.
SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 5 FT AND EAST 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

$$





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.