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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

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

.SYNOPSIS... A FRONT 400 NM NW OF KAUAI IS MOVING SE AT 12 KT. IT IS
FORECAST TO WEAKEN AS IT MOVES THROUGH THE OFFSHORE WATERS NW OF
KAUAI SUNDAY BEFORE SETTLING NEAR KAUAI SUNDAY NIGHT. TRADE WINDS ARE
FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY INTO MONDAY AS THE
FRONT WEAKENS. REMNANTS OF THE FRONT IS FORECAST TO BECOME A TROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT THEN DRIFT AND DISSIPATE OVER THE ISLANDS TUESDAY.
ANOTHER TROUGH FORMS W OF KAUAI THURSDAY.
$$
HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.REST OF TONIGHT...MAINLY EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WEST OF MAUI.
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT AROUND BIG ISLAND WATERS. WIND WAVES 3 TO
7 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL INCREASING TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 8 FT. NORTHWEST
SWELL 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 TO 8 FT. NORTHWEST SWELL 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
$$
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

.REST OF TONIGHT...AREA W OF 158W...MAINLY N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15
KT. REST OF AREA N OF 20N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. REMAINDER OF
AREA...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT HIGHEST NW OF KAUAI.
.SUNDAY...W OF 157W...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. REST OF AREA E OF
157W...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. REMAINDER OF AREA...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
$$


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