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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST MON OCT 20 2014

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

.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL STORM ANA CONTINUES TO MOVE TOWARD THE
W...IMPACTING THE W OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH TUESDAY. A SURFACE HIGH
FAR N OF THE AREA WILL SHIFT TOWARD THE SE AT 15 KT AND WEAKEN EARLY
THIS WEEK. AT 1100 PM HST TROPICAL STORM ANA WAS CENTERED NEAR 20.7N
162.2W... MOVING W AT 8 KT. FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE
TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN
FORECAST TRACK...SIZE...AND INTENSITY. ANA FORECAST POSITIONS 800 AM
HST MONDAY 20.9N 163.4W 800 PM HST MONDAY 21.6N 165.0W 800 AM HST
TUESDAY 22.7N 166.0W 800 PM HST TUESDAY 23.6N 166.7W 800 PM HST
WEDNESDAY 25.8N 168.0W
$$
HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WATERS SOUTH AND WEST OF
KAUAI. EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 5 TO 13 FT.
SOUTH SWELL 6 FT AND NORTH SWELL 7 FT. OCCASIONAL RAIN AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SOUTHWEST
SWELL 4 FT AND NORTH SWELL 6 FT. FREQUENT SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT.
SWELL NORTH 6 FT. FREQUENT SHOWERS.
$$
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 90 NM N SEMICIRCLE
AND 60 NM S SEMICIRCLE OF TROPICAL STORM ANA. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER
WITHIN 120 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 90 NM S SEMICIRCLE OF TROPICAL STORM
ANA.  ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF TROPICAL STORM ANA...WINDS 20 TO 30
KT AND SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. REST OF AREA...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT
AND SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MONDAY...WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER...AND SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER WITHIN
80 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 50 NM S SEMICIRCLE OF TROPICAL STORM ANA.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 170 NM OF TROPICAL STORM ANA...WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
AND SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. REST OF AREA...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 25 KT AND
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER...AND SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER
WITHIN 80 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 50 NM S SEMICIRCLE OF TROPICAL STORM
ANA. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 170 NM OF TROPICAL STORM ANA...WINDS 20 TO 30
KT AND SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. REST OF AREA...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
AND SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
$$


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