Coastal Waters Forecast
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GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
347 PM HST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
A FRONT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL STALL NEAR THE BIG ISLAND
TONIGHT. GALE FORCE NORTHEAST WINDS AND LARGE ROUGH SEAS ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH SUNDAY AS A STRONG HIGH MOVES EAST BEHIND THE
FRONT. A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING FOR WATERS AROUND
KAUAI...KAUAI CHANNEL...WATERS AROUND OAHU...KAIWI CHANNEL...MAUI
COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS...MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS AND BIG ISLAND
WINDWARD WATERS...
...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR MAALAEA BAY...THE
PAILOLO AND ALENUIHAHA CHANNELS AND WATERS SOUTH OF THE BIG
ISLAND...

.TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES
10 TO 16 FT. NORTH SWELL 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KT ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL... EAST
15 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 9 TO 14 FT. NORTH SWELL 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 11 FT. NORTH
SWELL 5 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
8 FT. NORTH SWELL 4 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 8 FT...BUILDING TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NORTH SWELL
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 11 FT...EASING TO 8 FT
THURSDAY. NORTH SWELL 3 FT THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...
BECOMING ISOLATED WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

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