Coastal Waters Forecast
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GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
328 AM HST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SOUTH OVER THE ISLANDS TODAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. A WEAK FRONT WILL APPROACH AND NEAR THE ISLANDS
FROM THE NORTH ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY BEFORE STALLING AND
DISSIPATING AS HIGH PRESSURE PASSES TO THE NORTH. A LARGE
NORTHWEST SWELL IS EXPECTED LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.

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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST SOUTH OF BIG ISLAND. NORTHWEST SWELL 9 FT.
.TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT TUESDAY. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 9 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 10 FT...BUILDING TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 15 TO 19 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 14 TO 17 FT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 13 TO 15 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT NEAR KAUAI AND OAHU...EAST 15 TO
25 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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