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GENERALIZED STATEWIDE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
951 AM HST MON FEB 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL PASS ABOUT 525 NM NORTH OF STATE TODAY
AND TONIGHT...DRIVING STRONG TO GALE FORCE TRADE WINDS. ANOTHER
STRONG HIGH WILL BUILD FAR NORTH OF THE ISLANDS ON TUESDAY NIGHT
AND WEDNESDAY...MAINTAINING FRESH TO STRONG TRADE WINDS. THE HIGH
WILL WEAKEN AND DRIFT SOUTHWARD FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND...LEADING
TO A STEADY DECREASE IN WINDS.

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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE PAILOLO AND
ALENUIHAHA CHANNELS AND FOR MAALAEA BAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR REMAINING WATERS...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT UP TO 35 KT IN
THE ALENUIHAHA AND PAILOLO CHANNELS AND IN MAALAEA BAY. WIND
WAVES 8 TO 13 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 9 FT. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7
TO 12 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

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