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Monday, April 15th, 8:50am PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
10.8 ft --- 325° 16-19 kt 300° 73.8 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
12.5 ft --- 324° 16-19 kt 300° 73.8 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
8.2 ft 7 sec 135° 17-23 kt 180° 74.3 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 12 kt 250° 75.4 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
4.9 ft 14 sec 324° --- --- 76.1 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
3.9 ft 10 sec 348° --- --- 75.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
3.9 ft 10 sec 346° --- --- 74.7 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
4.3 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 75.7 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 283° --- --- 76.3 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.0 ft 6 sec 163° --- --- 76.3 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 66° --- --- 76.5 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
4.3 ft 14 sec --- --- --- 75.9 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
--- --- --- --- --- 75.0 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
7.2 ft --- 336° 8-12 kt 260° ---
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
5.9 ft --- 88° 12-16 kt 150° 75.2 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 2-4 kt 140° ---
Ngaraard, Babeldaob, Palau
 
5.6 ft 7 sec 48° --- --- 84.7 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
7.2 ft 13 sec 23° --- --- 84.2 °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 AirportSW(216°)3-8 kt4:45 am  Mon 4/15
HakalauNNE(33°)2-5 kt4:45 am  Mon 4/15
Puu MaliW(269°)20-34 kt5:00 am  Mon 4/15
Hilo ApSSE(150°)7 kt5:00 am  Mon 4/15
Hilo Hbr NosSE(125°)0-3 kt5:30 am  Mon 4/15
Pali 2NW(304°)3-6 kt5:01 am  Mon 4/15
KealakomoW(259°)5-10 kt4:44 am  Mon 4/15
KapapalaSE(133°)3-6 kt4:48 am  Mon 4/15
Nene CabinNW(320°)11-22 kt5:23 am  Mon 4/15
Lower KahukuSW(231°)1-4 kt5:23 am  Mon 4/15
South PointCalm5:00 am  Mon 4/15
Puho CsENE(77°)3-5 kt5:22 am  Mon 4/15
Kona Intl ApSSE(160°)15 kt5:00 am  Mon 4/15
Kaloko-honokohauSE(140°)5-13 kt5:15 am  Mon 4/15
KaupulehuSE(133°)4-9 kt5:36 am  Mon 4/15
Puu WaawaaESE(116°)3-4 kt5:37 am  Mon 4/15
PuuanahuluESE(107°)3-6 kt5:37 am  Mon 4/15
Kohala RanchS(190°)4-10 kt5:35 am  Mon 4/15
Puhe CsNW(326°)3-6 kt5:24 am  Mon 4/15
Kawaihae NosNW(305°)3-5 kt5:30 am  Mon 4/15
AhumoaSE(146°)9-14 kt5:35 am  Mon 4/15
WaikoloaENE(66°)4-7 kt5:35 am  Mon 4/15
KeaumoSW(218°)5-7 kt5:34 am  Mon 4/15
Pta Kipuka AlalaW(268°)4-12 kt4:55 am  Mon 4/15
Pta WestSSE(152°)5-13 kt4:56 am  Mon 4/15
Pta KeamukuSSW(198°)11-18 kt4:50 am  Mon 4/15
Pta Range 17SSW(204°)1-10 kt4:49 am  Mon 4/15

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 150646 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 846 PM HST Sun Apr 14 2024 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 846 PM HST Sun Apr 14 2024 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... A front will continue to slowly push eastward tonight and Monday, before stalling out and slowly dissipating near the Big Island Tuesday and Wednesday. High pressure will then build eastward well to the north of the islands through the end of the work week.




Big Island Windward Waters- 846 PM HST Sun Apr 14 2024 .REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
South winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 20 knots, easing to 10 knots after midnight. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 6 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves around 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves around 4 feet. North swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.




Big Island Leeward Waters- 846 PM HST Sun Apr 14 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... .REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
Winds south winds to 25 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
West of the Big Island, west winds 20 knots, becoming northwest 10 knots after midnight. Near South Point, west winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Scattered showers in the morning. Isolated showers in the afternoon.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
West of the Big Island, northeast winds 10 knots in the morning, becoming variable less than 10 knots. Near Kawaihae, northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet in the morning, becoming 2 feet or less. Northwest swell 4 feet. Isolated showers.

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

THURSDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east 20 knots near South Point. Wind waves 3 to 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots. Near South Point, east winds 15 knots, rising to 20 knots. Wind waves 4 to 6 feet. Isolated showers.




Big Island Southeast Waters- 846 PM HST Sun Apr 14 2024 .REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
South winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Isolated showers.

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

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves around 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 to 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 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