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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 PM HST THU JAN 29 2015

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

.SYNOPSIS... A WEAK FRONT NEAR KAUAI WILL MOVE SLOWLY EAST AND
DISSIPATE OVER THE CENTRAL ISLANDS TONIGHT. ANOTHER FRONT WILL PASS
NORTH OF THE ISLANDS FRIDAY. A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVER THE AREA DURING THE WEEKEND. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE SOUTH OF
THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK AS ANOTHER FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA FROM
THE WEST.
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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TODAY...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT. HAZY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 7 FT. HAZY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
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HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

.THIS AFTERNOON...FRONT NEAR 25N157W TO 20N162W MOVING E SLOWLY.
NW OF FRONT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SE OF FRONT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 25N155W TO 20N157W. NW OF
FRONT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SE OF FRONT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW OF KAUAI.
.FRIDAY...FRONT PASSING N OF AREA. N OF 22N...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
N.
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