Offshore Forecast
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FZHW61 PHFO 292115
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 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 LATE TODAY AND CONTINUE TO BRING
UNSETTLED WEATHER THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
7 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 6 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. HAZE. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NORTHWEST 5 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 4 FT. SWELL NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 FT. HAZE. HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY AND
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
$$
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

.THIS AFTERNOON...FRONT OVER CENTRAL WATERS. NW HALF...NW TO N
WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 15 KT OR LESS N OF 24N. SE HALF...SE TO S
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW HALF. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.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. SLIGHT 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. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
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