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Friday, October 18th, 10:35pm PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 12-16 kt 90° 81.7 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 100° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
7.9 ft 13 sec 343° 19-23 kt 90° 80.6 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 14 kt 80° 81.0 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
5.9 ft 12 sec 354° --- --- 77.5 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
6.2 ft 7 sec 53° --- --- 81.5 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 39° --- --- 81.1 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
6.9 ft 8 sec 41° --- --- 81.3 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.6 ft 13 sec 296° --- --- 82.2 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.0 ft 5 sec 135° --- --- 82.4 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
7.5 ft 14 sec 337° --- --- 81.5 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.0 ft 15 sec 207° --- --- 83.1 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
6.6 ft 12 sec 359° --- --- 81.9 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 100° 82.8 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-23 kt 50° 81.3 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 80° 81.5 °F
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 10° --- --- 84.2 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
4.3 ft 11 sec 10° --- --- 84.6 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
3.9 ft 9 sec 63° --- --- 85.1 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
3.0 ft 9 sec 46° --- --- 88.3 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
5.2 ft 11 sec 197° --- --- 83.5 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

Hilo, Big Island (CDIP 188)

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Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 
Hilo Buoy 7-day Forecast
Hilo buoy forecast courtesy of CDIP
 
Hilo buoy directional graphic courtesy of CDIP
 
 Big Island Wind Observations
Upolu AirportE(79°)13-22 kt6:45 pm  Fri 10/18
Kamuela Airport--
HakalauWSW(251°)4-7 kt6:45 pm  Fri 10/18
Puu MaliSW(223°)4-8 kt7:00 pm  Fri 10/18
Hilo ApWSW(240°)5 kt7:00 pm  Fri 10/18
Hilo Hbr NosWSW(253°)3-5 kt7:00 pm  Fri 10/18
Puna Geothermal--
Pali 2NNE(23°)10-22 kt7:01 pm  Fri 10/18
KealakomoNNE(33°)10-20 kt6:44 pm  Fri 10/18
KapapalaWSW(257°)3-7 kt6:48 pm  Fri 10/18
Nene Cabin--
Lower Kahuku--
South PointENE(67°)11-17 kt7:00 pm  Fri 10/18
Puho Cs--
Kona Intl ApSE(140°)6 kt7:00 pm  Fri 10/18
Kaloko-honokohauESE(117°)6-10 kt7:15 pm  Fri 10/18
KaupulehuNE(49°)6-13 kt6:36 pm  Fri 10/18
Puu WaawaaSSW(193°)3-6 kt6:37 pm  Fri 10/18
PuuanahuluSSW(197°)8-10 kt6:37 pm  Fri 10/18
Kohala RanchE(90°)3-16 kt6:35 pm  Fri 10/18
Puhe Cs--
Kawaihae NosW(267°)7-9 kt6:54 pm  Fri 10/18
AhumoaS(187°)3-6 kt6:35 pm  Fri 10/18
WaikoloaNE(56°)6-19 kt6:35 pm  Fri 10/18
KeaumoSSW(208°)4-10 kt6:34 pm  Fri 10/18
Pta Kipuka AlalaNW(308°)0-5 kt6:55 pm  Fri 10/18
Pta WestSSW(197°)3-7 kt6:56 pm  Fri 10/18
Pta KeamukuSE(132°)6-16 kt6:50 pm  Fri 10/18
Pta Range 17E(94°)9-16 kt6:49 pm  Fri 10/18

Wind observations courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Kailua Kona, Big Island tide chart


Hilo, Big Island tide chart
Tide chart courtesy of The University of South Carolina
 
Big Island cloud cover
Satellite imagery courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Tropical storms map courtesy of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
 
FZHW50 PHFO 190118 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 318 PM HST Fri Oct 18 2019 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 318 PM HST Fri Oct 18 2019 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... Ridge of high pressure will weaken over the weekend as a front passes far to the north.




Big Island Windward Waters- 318 PM HST Fri Oct 18 2019

TONIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet and north 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet and north 4 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 to 6 feet. Scattered showers.




Big Island Leeward Waters- 318 PM HST Fri Oct 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
West of the Big Island, northwest winds 10 knots in the evening becoming variable less than 10 knots. Near South Point, east winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Swell north 3 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 8 feet. Swell north 3 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east 20 knots near South Point. Wind waves 8 feet.

SUNDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east 20 knots near South Point. Wind waves 7 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east 20 knots near South Point. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
West of the Big Island, north winds 10 knots in the morning becoming variable less than 10 knots. Near South Point, east winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

MONDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 7 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming north 10 knots after midnight. Near South Point, east winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming northwest 10 knots in the evening, then becoming variable less than 10 knots after midnight. Near South Point, east winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.




Big Island Southeast Waters- 318 PM HST Fri Oct 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Swell northeast 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Swell northeast 4 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.




Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Wetsand Hawaii 7-day forecast
Surfline Kona 3-day forecast
Hilo 3-day forecast
Hawaii South 3-day forecast
Magic Seaweed Banyans 10-day forecast
Honoli'i 10-day forecast
Pohoiki 10-day forecast
Long-range surf forecasts provided by Wetsand, Surfline and Magicseaweed