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Friday, April 10th, 2:50am PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 4-8 kt 290° 75.4 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 2-6 kt 310° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
7.5 ft 14 sec 328° 6-8 kt 160° 74.7 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- --- --- 77.0 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
7.9 ft 13 sec 348° --- --- 77.2 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 330° --- --- 77.0 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
4.9 ft 13 sec 359° --- --- 77.4 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.6 ft 13 sec 349° --- --- 77.5 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
5.9 ft 13 sec 351° --- --- 77.2 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.6 ft 13 sec 320° --- --- 76.8 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
1.3 ft 14 sec 168° --- --- 78.4 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
5.6 ft 14 sec 325° --- --- 76.5 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.6 ft 13 sec 228° --- --- 78.3 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
5.6 ft 10 sec 352° --- --- 76.1 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 360° 78.3 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 2-8 kt 300° 76.6 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 10° 78.8 °F
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
3.6 ft 11 sec 31° --- --- 82.2 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.9 ft 11 sec 79° --- --- 82.6 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
5.6 ft 12 sec 25° --- --- 84.2 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
9.2 ft 12 sec 190° --- --- 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
PrincevilleS(174°)3 kt10:45 pm  Thu 4/9
Moloaa DairyW(280°)2-4 kt10:45 pm  Thu 4/9
LihueW(270°)4 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Nawiliwili NosW(265°)6-7 kt11:18 pm  Thu 4/9
PoipuNNW(337°)2-3 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Port AllenNE(44°)4-6 kt11:00 pm  Thu 4/9
Makaha RidgeNE(44°)0-3 kt11:11 pm  Thu 4/9
ManaENE(59°)3-5 kt11:34 pm  Thu 4/9
Barking Sands--
Puu Lua--
Puu OpaeE(81°)3-4 kt11:34 pm  Thu 4/9
Waimea HeightsN(2°)1-3 kt11:35 pm  Thu 4/9

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 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.




Kauai Northwest Waters- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers through the night.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less then 3 feet in the afternoon. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers through the day.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
West winds 15 knots veering northwest in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 5 feet. Showers likely in the morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Chance of showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers through the night.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 to 5 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots, then becoming east 10 knots after midnight. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.




Kauai Windward Waters- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less then 3 feet in the afternoon. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
West winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Chance of showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers after midnight.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 15 knots veering south after midnight. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 to 5 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming south 10 knots in the afternoon, then becoming variable less than 10 knots in the evening becoming east 10 knots after midnight. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 to 6 feet. Scattered showers.




Kauai Leeward Waters- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less then 3 feet after midnight. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
West winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet in the morning then 2 feet or less. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers through the night.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 5 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.




Kauai Channel- 950 PM HST Thu Apr 9 2020

TONIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots. Wind waves 2 feet or less. North swell 6 feet. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY
West winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 feet. Chance of showers.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 5 feet. Chance of showers.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Chance of showers in the morning, then slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 5 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening, then chance of showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 10 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 4 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots, then becoming east 10 knots after midnight. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 to 6 feet. Isolated 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