Coastal Waters Forecast
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GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
937 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING FRONT AROUND 300 NM NW OF KAUAI IS MOVING INTO THE EXTREME
OFFSHORE NORTHWEST WATERS. THE FRONT IS EXPECTED TO REACH KAUAI TONIGHT.
TRADE WINDS ARE FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO
MONDAY AS THE FRONT WEAKENS. REMNANTS OF THE FRONT ARE FORECAST TO
BECOME A TROUGH MONDAY NIGHT THEN DRIFT AND DISSIPATE OVER THE
ISLANDS TUESDAY. ANOTHER TROUGH FORMS W OF KAUAI THURSDAY.

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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 9 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. NORTHWEST
SWELL 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 8 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6
FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 7 FT. NORTH SWELL 3 FT WEDNESDAY THEN NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT
THURSDAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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