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Saturday, August 8th, 5:30am PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 100° 79.9 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 120° 80.1 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 17-25 kt 80° 79.0 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 16 kt 90° 81.0 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
4.6 ft 8 sec 51° --- --- 80.4 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 55° --- --- 80.1 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.6 ft 8 sec 54° --- --- 79.9 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
7.2 ft 8 sec 61° --- --- 80.4 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 189° --- --- 81.1 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.3 ft 6 sec 145° --- --- 81.1 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
7.2 ft 8 sec 57° --- --- 79.7 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 206° --- --- 81.1 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 69° --- --- 79.7 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 12-16 kt --- 81.9 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 100° 79.2 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 70° 79.7 °F
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
3.0 ft 10 sec 49° --- --- 86.5 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
3.3 ft 11 sec 62° --- --- 85.1 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
3.9 ft 9 sec 84° --- --- 85.6 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 95° --- --- 84.7 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 50° --- --- 82.9 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

Hilo, Big Island (CDIP 188)

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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 AirportE(96°)14-23 kt1:45 am  Sat 8/8
Kamuela Airport--
HakalauWSW(238°)3-6 kt1:45 am  Sat 8/8
Puu MaliSSE(149°)10-16 kt2:00 am  Sat 8/8
Hilo ApSW(230°)3 kt2:00 am  Sat 8/8
Hilo Hbr NosCalm2:06 am  Sat 8/8
Puna Geothermal--
Pali 2NNE(24°)18-29 kt2:01 am  Sat 8/8
KealakomoENE(58°)12-25 kt1:44 am  Sat 8/8
KapapalaNNW(335°)5-6 kt1:48 am  Sat 8/8
Nene Cabin--
Lower Kahuku--
South PointE(91°)18-26 kt2:00 am  Sat 8/8
Puho Cs--
Kona Intl ApSSE(150°)7 kt2:00 am  Sat 8/8
Kaloko-honokohauESE(110°)3-6 kt2:15 am  Sat 8/8
KaupulehuSSE(151°)4-6 kt1:36 am  Sat 8/8
Puu WaawaaE(85°)3-4 kt1:37 am  Sat 8/8
PuuanahuluESE(109°)3-4 kt1:37 am  Sat 8/8
Kohala RanchENE(62°)2-4 kt1:35 am  Sat 8/8
Puhe Cs--
Kawaihae NosNE(37°)4-6 kt2:06 am  Sat 8/8
AhumoaENE(62°)4-10 kt1:35 am  Sat 8/8
WaikoloaE(89°)5-13 kt1:35 am  Sat 8/8
KeaumoNW(325°)7-11 kt1:34 am  Sat 8/8
Pta Kipuka AlalaS(178°)2-8 kt1:55 am  Sat 8/8
Pta WestS(182°)3-8 kt1:56 am  Sat 8/8
Pta Keamuku--
Pta Range 17SE(129°)14-22 kt1:49 am  Sat 8/8

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 080749 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 949 PM HST Fri Aug 7 2020 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 949 PM HST Fri Aug 7 2020 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... High pressure will remain far north-northeast of the islands through the forecast period. Winds will trend up slightly this weekend.




Big Island Windward Waters- 949 PM HST Fri Aug 7 2020 .REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers early in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 to 4 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.




Big Island Leeward Waters- 949 PM HST Fri Aug 7 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON... .REST OF TONIGHT...Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming west 10 knots in the afternoon. Near South Point, east winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.

MONDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east to 25 knots near South Point. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

TUESDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the Big Island...east 20 knots near South Point. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming north 10 knots in the evening, then becoming variable less than 10 knots after midnight. Near South Point, east winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 to 6 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.




Big Island Southeast Waters- 949 PM HST Fri Aug 7 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON... .REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers early in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.

MONDAY
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 8 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Southeast swell 3 feet. Isolated showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 to 6 feet. Southeast 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 June 30th, 2020. http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VZGX6BF
Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
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