Coastal Waters Forecast
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GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
940 AM HST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
A SURFACE RIDGE NORTH OF KAUAI WILL MOVE SOUTH SLOWLY DURING THE
WEEKEND AS A FRONT APPROACHES. THE FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE ISLANDS
SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...POSSIBLY BRINGING STRONG CONVECTION.

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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 8 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 4 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WEST OF
MOLOKAI. SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 3 TO 9 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WEST OF MOLOKAI.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 6 TO 11 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS WEST OF MOLOKAI.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KT NEAR THE BIG ISLAND...
NORTH 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. WIND WAVES 6 TO 12 FT. NORTHWEST
SWELL 10 FT. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 12 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 8 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 9 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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