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Friday, April 10th, 3:20am PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 2-6 kt 310° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 2-6 kt 300° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
8.9 ft 12 sec 330° 4-8 kt 160° 74.7 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- --- --- 76.8 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 347° --- --- 77.2 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 335° --- --- 77.2 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.2 ft 13 sec 355° --- --- 77.5 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.9 ft 12 sec 354° --- --- 77.5 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
5.2 ft 13 sec 354° --- --- 77.2 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.9 ft 13 sec 317° --- --- 76.6 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
1.6 ft 13 sec 166° --- --- 78.3 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
6.2 ft 13 sec 314° --- --- 76.5 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 292° --- --- 78.3 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
5.6 ft 12 sec 327° --- --- 76.1 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 360° ---
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
4.9 ft 11 sec 330° 6-8 kt 290° 76.6 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 20° ---
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
3.6 ft 11 sec 31° --- --- 82.2 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 87° --- --- 82.6 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
5.6 ft 10 sec 50° --- --- 84.2 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
8.2 ft 11 sec 188° --- --- 85.8 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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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 AirportSSE(149°)5-7 kt10:45 pm  Thu 4/9
Kamuela Airport--
HakalauSSW(211°)2-3 kt10:45 pm  Thu 4/9
Puu MaliSW(229°)3-8 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Hilo ApW(280°)3 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Hilo Hbr NosWSW(258°)2-3 kt11:24 pm  Thu 4/9
Puna Geothermal--
Pali 2ENE(70°)3-7 kt11:01 pm  Thu 4/9
KealakomoNE(41°)3-6 kt10:44 pm  Thu 4/9
KapapalaNNW(345°)3-5 kt10:48 pm  Thu 4/9
Nene CabinWNW(296°)3-8 kt11:23 pm  Thu 4/9
Lower KahukuN(352°)1-3 kt11:23 pm  Thu 4/9
South PointN(8°)5-7 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Puho CsE(79°)2-4 kt11:22 pm  Thu 4/9
Kona Intl ApNNE(30°)5 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Kaloko-honokohauNE(53°)3-4 kt11:15 pm  Thu 4/9
KaupulehuSE(143°)8-10 kt11:36 pm  Thu 4/9
Puu WaawaaSE(138°)3-6 kt11:37 pm  Thu 4/9
PuuanahuluSE(146°)4-6 kt11:37 pm  Thu 4/9
Kohala RanchENE(71°)3-5 kt11:35 pm  Thu 4/9
Puhe CsN(3°)7-10 kt11:24 pm  Thu 4/9
Kawaihae NosENE(63°)3-5 kt11:18 pm  Thu 4/9
AhumoaSE(146°)10-15 kt11:35 pm  Thu 4/9
WaikoloaSE(134°)4-6 kt11:35 pm  Thu 4/9
KeaumoW(270°)4-7 kt11:34 pm  Thu 4/9
Pta Kipuka AlalaWSW(250°)3-7 kt10:55 pm  Thu 4/9
Pta WestSW(229°)2-3 kt10:56 pm  Thu 4/9
Pta KeamukuSSW(196°)5-6 kt10:50 pm  Thu 4/9
Pta Range 17SSW(212°)1-8 kt10:49 pm  Thu 4/9

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 100750 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... A remnant frontal boundary lies over the Alenuihaha Channel while a surface ridge lies just E of the Big Island. A front will approach the area Saturday and pass across the area Saturday night and Sunday. High pressure will build in north of the area behind the front.




Big Island Windward Waters- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
South winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.

FRIDAY
South winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
South winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 feet. Chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet in the evening then 2 feet or less. North swell 4 feet. Chance of showers.

SUNDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 5 feet. Chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers after midnight.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.




Big Island Leeward Waters- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
South winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers through the night.

FRIDAY
South winds 10 knots veering west in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers through the day.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers.

SATURDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming west 10 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers through the day.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers.

MONDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east 15 knots near South Point. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming northwest 10 knots in the afternoon, then becoming variable less than 10 knots in the evening becoming south 10 knots after midnight. Near South Point, east winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.




Big Island Southeast Waters- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
South winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.

FRIDAY
South winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Slight chance of showers through the day.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 knots veering north after midnight. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 3 feet. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.




The NWS is soliciting comments on a proposal to change Small Craft Advisory to Small Craft Warning. This survey will be open through May 24th, 2020. http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VZGX6BF
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