Offshore Forecast
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
600 PM HST SAT APR 29 2017

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS AVAILABLE THROUGH NOAA
WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED COASTAL FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS... A FRONT IS NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS.
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW AND ASSOCIATED SURFACE FEATURE WILL MOVE S OVER
THE NORTHERN OFFSHORE WATERS TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO BRING UNSETTLED
WEATHER THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT AROUND KAUAI...SOUTHEAST 15 TO
30 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 6 FT AND
SOUTH 3 FT. HAZE. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS...AND SMALL HAIL NEAR
MAUI COUNTY AND THE BIG ISLAND.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KT AROUND KAUAI...SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 KT
ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. HAZE.
HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. HAZE.
HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
$$
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

.TONIGHT...LOW FORECAST OVER FAR NW WATERS AND FRONT OVER CENTRAL
WATERS. NEAR LOW...COUNTERCLOCKWISE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE
OVER NW HALF...NW TO N WINDS 15 KT OR LESS. SE HALF...SE TO S WINDS
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NEAR LOW. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEAK LOW FORECAST OVER FAR W WATERS AND FRONT WEAKENED TO
TROUGH ALONG 159W. W OF 159W...MAINLY E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. E
OF 159W...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 30 KT...STRONGEST N OF 22N. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST N AND W. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...TROUGH WITH AXIS ALONG 158W. W
OF 158W...E TO SE WINDS 15 KT OR LESS. E OF 158W...SE TO S WINDS 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
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