Coastal Waters Forecast
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GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
958 PM HST FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
A LARGE HIGH PRESSURE AREA WILL REMAIN FAR NORTH OF THE STATE.
AT 5 PM HST FRIDAY HURRICANE IGNACIO WAS CENTERED ABOUT 720 MILES
EAST- SOUTHEAST OF HILO MOVING NORTHWEST AT 7 KT. IGNACIO IS
EXPECTED TO ENTER THE SOUTHEASTERN COASTAL WATERS LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT AND MOVE ACROSS THE WINDWARD WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
7 FT. MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND EAST 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 8 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND EAST 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE BIG
ISLAND AND MAUI COUNTY WATERS. OTHERWISE...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 11 FT. MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND EAST
7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUESDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE FOR OAHU AND KAUAI
WATERS. OTHERWISE NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 20 FT.
SWELL EAST 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 11 FT.
MIXED SWELL WEST 3 FT AND EAST 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

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