Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
329 AM HST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...
...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT FOR ALL HAWAIIAN
WATERS...

.NORTHEAST TRADE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE THIS MORNING...
REACHING GALE FORCE ACROSS MANY AREAS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
AS STRONG HIGH PRESSURE PASSES NORTH OF THE STATE. THESE STRONG
WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH SEAS TO BUILD ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS.
GALE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE IN THE TYPICALLY WINDY AREAS AROUND
MAUI COUNTY AND THE BIG ISLAND ON SUNDAY.

PHZ120-121-123-124-220230-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170121T2200Z/
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PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
329 AM HST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON HST TODAY...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM HST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SEAS...7 TO 11 FEET THIS MORNING...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PHZ119-220230-
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/O.EXT.PHFO.GL.W.0001.170121T2200Z-170123T0400Z/
MAALAEA BAY-
329 AM HST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON HST TODAY...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM HST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KT THIS MORNING...INCREASING TO 30
  TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PHZ110>118-122-220230-
/O.CON.PHFO.SC.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170121T2200Z/
/O.CON.PHFO.GL.W.0001.170121T2200Z-170122T1600Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-OAHU LEEWARD WATERS-
KAIWI CHANNEL-MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-
MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
329 AM HST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON HST TODAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 AM HST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 KT THIS MORNING...INCREASING TO 30 TO
  35 KT THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

* SEAS...8 TO 10 FEET THIS MORNING...RISING TO 10 TO 15 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$



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