Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
902 PM HST FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE TYPICAL WINDIER AREAS AROUND
MAUI COUNTY AND THE BIG ISLAND...

.BUILDING HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ISLANDS WILL PRODUCE LOCALLY
BREEZY TRADE WINDS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A LARGE WEST NORTHWEST
SWELL IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.
EXPECT THE AREA COVERED BY THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TO EXPAND
THIS WEEKEND AS THE SWELL ARRIVES.

PHZ119>121-123-124-252015-
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MAALAEA BAY-PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-
BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
902 PM HST FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SUNDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT
  OVERNIGHT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 12 FT SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS 10 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS... SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS.

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