Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
938 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING FOR LARGE
NORTHWEST SWELL AND INCREASING TRADE WINDS...
...GALE WARNING STARTING NOON SATURDAY FOR ALL HAWAIIAN WATERS...

.A LARGE WEST NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MAINTAIN COMBINED SEAS UP TO
10 FEET OVERNIGHT. NORTHEAST TRADE WINDS WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT
INTO SATURDAY MORNING...AND REACH GALE FORCE BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON
DUE TO A COLD FRONT PASSING ACROSS THE AREA.

PHZ110>118-122-212045-
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KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
KAUAI CHANNEL-OAHU WINDWARD WATERS-OAHU LEEWARD WATERS-
KAIWI CHANNEL-MAUI COUNTY WINDWARD WATERS-
MAUI COUNTY LEEWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND WINDWARD WATERS-
938 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON HST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 6 AM HST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS EVENING...INCREASING TO
  20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT...AND TO 30 TO 35 KT BY SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...8 TO 10 FEET...RISING TO 10 TO 15 FEET BY SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND 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.

&&

$$

PHZ120-121-123-124-212045-
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/O.CON.PHFO.GL.W.0001.170121T2200Z-170122T1600Z/
PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-
BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
938 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON HST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 6 AM HST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS EVENING...INCREASING TO
  20 TO 30 KT LATE TONIGHT...AND TO 30 TO 40 KT BY SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...5 TO 9 FEET THIS EVENING...RISING TO 7 TO 11 FEET
  SATURDAY MORNING AND TO 9 TO 14 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND 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.

&&

$$

PHZ119-212045-
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/O.CON.PHFO.GL.W.0001.170121T2200Z-170122T1600Z/
MAALAEA BAY-
938 PM HST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON HST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 6 AM HST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS EVENING...INCREASING
  TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE TONIGHT...AND TO 30 TO 35 KT BY SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND 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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