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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 PM HST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.SYNOPSIS... A DEVELOPING SURFACE TROUGH OVER THE WESTERN WATERS WILL
MOVE OVER THE CENTRAL OFFSHORE AREA TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY RESULTING IN
VARIABLE WINDS. THE TROUGH WILL STALL NEAR THE BIG ISLAND BY MONDAY.
A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF HEAVY
SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. CAUTION
IS ADVISED AS WINDS AND WAVES MAY BE HIGHER NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
$$
HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 6 FT AND EAST 7 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED HEAVY
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT AROUND KAUAI...SOUTH
10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL
NORTHWEST 6 FT AND EAST 6 TO 7 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED
SWELL NORTHWEST 7 FT AND EAST 6 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
$$
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT E AND SE
WATERS. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT E AND SE WATERS.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EXCEPT S TO SE
WINDS 10 TO 20 E OF 155W. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
$$


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