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Sunday, December 15th, 10:50am PST
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 70° 77.4 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 60° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
9.8 ft 10 sec 77° 12-16 kt 100° 77.2 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 14 kt 80° 78.8 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 338° --- --- 76.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
8.2 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 79.0 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
8.2 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 78.6 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
8.2 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 78.8 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.0 ft 13 sec --- --- --- 80.8 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.0 ft 7 sec 149° --- --- 80.1 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
8.9 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 78.8 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.0 ft 13 sec --- --- --- 79.7 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
10.2 ft 10 sec 96° --- --- 78.3 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 2-4 kt 260° 81.3 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 70° 79.0 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-23 kt 70° 80.4 °F
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
7.2 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 83.1 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
9.5 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 83.5 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
8.9 ft 12 sec 18° --- --- 85.3 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
6.2 ft 15 sec 358° --- --- 84.6 °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
PrincevilleSSE(165°)2 kt7:45 am  Sun 12/15
Moloaa DairyESE(113°)4-13 kt7:45 am  Sun 12/15
LihueENE(70°)16-21 kt9:00 am  Sun 12/15
Nawiliwili NosNE(51°)8-11 kt8:18 am  Sun 12/15
PoipuENE(64°)6-12 kt8:00 am  Sun 12/15
Port AllenE(83°)9-12 kt8:00 am  Sun 12/15
Makaha RidgeESE(117°)0-3 kt8:11 am  Sun 12/15
ManaSSW(213°)1-3 kt8:34 am  Sun 12/15
Barking Sands--
Puu Lua--
Puu OpaeN(356°)3-5 kt8:34 am  Sun 12/15
Waimea HeightsENE(78°)4-8 kt8:35 am  Sun 12/15

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
 
FZHW50 PHFO 151337 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 337 AM HST Sun Dec 15 2019 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 337 AM HST Sun Dec 15 2019 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... Locally strong trades today will become more wide-spread between Monday and Tuesday as a new 1027 mb surface high passes north of the islands. Stronger trades with near gales in some of the channels are likely between Thursday and Friday as strong surface high of 1034 mb passes north of the islands. A large northwest swell will arrive Monday and peak Monday evening.




Kauai Northwest Waters- 337 AM HST Sun Dec 15 2019

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 9 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 9 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.




Kauai Windward Waters- 337 AM HST Sun Dec 15 2019

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 9 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 to 9 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.




Kauai Leeward Waters- 337 AM HST Sun Dec 15 2019

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet increasing to 10 feet in the afternoon. Isolated showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 9 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.




Kauai Channel- 337 AM HST Sun Dec 15 2019

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. North swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet increasing to 9 feet in the afternoon. Isolated showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 9 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 to 9 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 7 feet. 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