Kauai Surf Report

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Tuesday, April 25th, 7:10pm PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- 10-14 kt 110° 76.8 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
5.6 ft 10 sec 10-12 kt 120° 77.4 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 16-19 kt 100° 75.7 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
4.3 ft 9 sec --- --- 78.4 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
3.6 ft 12 sec --- --- 77.2 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
4.9 ft 6 sec --- --- 78.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.2 ft 6 sec --- --- 78.3 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
5.2 ft 6 sec --- --- 78.3 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
4.9 ft 12 sec --- --- 77.2 °F
Kaumalapau, HI
 
2.6 ft 12 sec --- --- 78.6 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
5.6 ft 9 sec --- --- 79.9 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.6 ft 10 sec 12-14 kt 70° 79.2 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
7.2 ft 9 sec 16-19 kt 80° 77.9 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- 17-19 kt 70° 78.8 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.6 ft 7 sec --- --- 83.3 °F
Woods Hole Spurs Wave Station
 
7.2 ft 13 sec --- --- ---
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
3.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 83.8 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
7.2 ft 15 sec --- --- 86.0 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE (NOAA 51001)

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NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO (NOAA 51101)

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NORTHERN HAWAII ONE (NOAA 51000)

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Hanalei, Kauai (CDIP 202)

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WESTERN HAWAII (NOAA 51003)

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Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 
Hanalei buoy directional graphic courtesy of CDIP
 
 Kauai Wind Observations
Princeville--
Moloaa DairyESE(108°)8-16 kt2:45 pm  Tue 4/25
LihueN(7°)12 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
PoipuENE(78°)8-16 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
Port AllenENE(73°)15-19 kt3:00 pm  Tue 4/25
Makaha RidgeWSW(246°)3-9 kt3:11 pm  Tue 4/25
Mana--
Barking Sands--
Puu LuaWSW(243°)3-6 kt3:35 pm  Tue 4/25
Puu Opae--
Waimea HeightsE(89°)8-14 kt3:35 pm  Tue 4/25

Wind observations courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Hanalei tide chart


Waimea Bay Kauai tide chart
Tide chart courtesy of The University of South Carolina
 
Kauai cloud cover
Satellite imagery courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Tropical storms map courtesy of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES
INCLUDING THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS HUMPBACK WHALE NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY. 320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN COASTAL WATERS...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AS A FRONT APPROACHES AND MOVES INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST.




KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
WINDS VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 6 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.




KAUAI WINDWARD WATERS-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT INCREASING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT. HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.




KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 5 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NORTH SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.




KAUAI CHANNEL-
320 PM HST TUE APR 25 2017

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

THURSDAY
EAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 FT. SWELL SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. HEAVY SHOWERS LIKELY.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 4 TO 5 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.




Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Wetsand Hawaii 7-day forecast
Surfline Kauai North 3-day forecast
Kauai South 3-day forecast
Magic Seaweed Hanalei Bay 10-day forecast
Long-range surf forecasts provided by Wetsand, Surfline and Magicseaweed