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Friday, July 12th, 4:55pm PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 108° 16-19 kt 60° 79.2 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
6.9 ft 9 sec 89° 14-17 kt 60° 79.0 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
6.6 ft --- 90° 12-16 kt 80° 78.1 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
6.6 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 77.0 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 16 kt 80° 78.1 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
5.2 ft 8 sec 37° --- --- 78.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.9 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 78.3 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
6.2 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 78.8 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
6.9 ft 8 sec 61° --- --- 79.5 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.0 ft 18 sec 210° --- --- 79.7 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.0 ft 6 sec 139° --- --- 79.3 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
7.2 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 78.8 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
2.3 ft 18 sec 213° --- --- 80.8 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
5.9 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 80.1 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.6 ft 8 sec 60° 12-16 kt 90° ---
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 64° 16-19 kt 50° 78.6 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 19-21 kt 70° ---
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
2.3 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 85.8 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
3.6 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 86.0 °F
Rumung, Yap, Micronesia
 
3.0 ft 10 sec 95° --- --- 86.0 °F
Ngaraard, Babeldaob, Palau
 
2.3 ft 11 sec 99° --- --- 86.2 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
9.8 ft 15 sec --- --- --- 82.8 °F
King-Poloa, American Samoa
 
7.5 ft 14 sec 196° --- --- 83.1 °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(82°)18-26 kt12:45 pm  Fri 7/12
HakalauENE(67°)4-8 kt12:45 pm  Fri 7/12
Puu MaliE(99°)15-26 kt1:00 pm  Fri 7/12
Hilo ApN(10°)7 kt1:00 pm  Fri 7/12
Hilo Hbr NosNNE(32°)5-8 kt1:30 pm  Fri 7/12
Pali 2NE(42°)15-23 kt1:01 pm  Fri 7/12
KealakomoE(82°)21-30 kt12:44 pm  Fri 7/12
KapapalaN(11°)6-14 kt12:48 pm  Fri 7/12
Nene CabinE(94°)10-20 kt1:23 pm  Fri 7/12
Lower KahukuENE(72°)2-10 kt1:23 pm  Fri 7/12
South PointE(83°)17-26 kt1:00 pm  Fri 7/12
Puho CsW(271°)4-9 kt1:22 pm  Fri 7/12
Kona Intl ApWSW(250°)9 kt1:00 pm  Fri 7/12
Kaloko-honokohauWSW(256°)6-9 kt1:15 pm  Fri 7/12
KaupulehuNW(305°)6-22 kt1:36 pm  Fri 7/12
Puu WaawaaNW(308°)6-19 kt1:37 pm  Fri 7/12
PuuanahuluN(9°)12-23 kt1:37 pm  Fri 7/12
Kohala RanchSW(225°)7-12 kt1:35 pm  Fri 7/12
Puhe CsWSW(250°)3-10 kt1:24 pm  Fri 7/12
Kawaihae NosWSW(256°)11-12 kt1:30 pm  Fri 7/12
AhumoaW(276°)5-14 kt1:35 pm  Fri 7/12
WaikoloaNE(54°)17-27 kt1:35 pm  Fri 7/12
KeaumoNNE(15°)9-17 kt1:34 pm  Fri 7/12
Pta Kipuka AlalaNW(321°)10-19 kt12:55 pm  Fri 7/12
Pta WestNW(314°)10-18 kt12:56 pm  Fri 7/12
Pta KeamukuNNE(31°)19-29 kt12:50 pm  Fri 7/12
Pta Range 17SSW(201°)10-20 kt12:49 pm  Fri 7/12

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 121914 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 914 AM HST Fri Jul 12 2024 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 914 AM HST Fri Jul 12 2024 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... A surface ridge north of the state will remain in place through early next week.




Big Island Windward Waters- 914 AM HST Fri Jul 12 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

REST OF TODAY
East northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 5 feet at 5 seconds. Scattered showers this morning.

TONIGHT
East northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 5 feet at 5 seconds. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots, rising to 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 5 feet at 5 seconds and south 3 feet at 17 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots, easing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 5 feet at 5 seconds and south 3 feet at 18 seconds. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots, rising to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 5 feet at 5 seconds and south 4 feet at 18 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots, easing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 4 feet at 5 seconds and south 4 feet at 17 seconds. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots, rising to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and evening, easing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East 5 feet at 5 seconds and south 4 feet at 15 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning. Isolated showers through the day.

TUESDAY
East northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet. Wave Detail: East 4 feet at 5 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning. Isolated showers through the day.




Big Island Leeward Waters- 914 AM HST Fri Jul 12 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

REST OF TODAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots west of the Big Island...East to 25 knots near South Point. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East northeast 6 feet at 7 seconds. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
West of the Big Island, west winds 7 to 10 knots, veering to west northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Near South Point, east winds 20 to 25 knots, rising to 25 to 30 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 feet. Wave Detail: East northeast 7 feet at 7 seconds. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
Southwest winds 7 to 10 knots west of the Big Island...East 25 to 30 knots near South Point. Seas 5 to 8 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast 7 feet at 7 seconds and south 3 feet at 17 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West of the Big Island, west southwest winds 7 to 10 knots, veering to north after midnight. Near South Point, east winds to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast 7 feet at 7 seconds and south 3 feet at 18 seconds. Isolated showers after midnight.

SUNDAY
West of the Big Island, east southeast winds 7 to 10 knots, veering to west in the afternoon. Near South Point, east winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast 6 feet at 6 seconds and south 4 feet at 18 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West of the Big Island, south southwest winds 7 to 10 knots, veering to north northwest after midnight. Near South Point, east winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast 6 feet at 7 seconds and south 4 feet at 17 seconds. Isolated showers after midnight.

MONDAY
West of the Big Island, southeast winds 7 to 10 knots, veering to west. Near South Point, east winds to 25 knots, becoming 25 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet. Wave Detail: Northeast 7 feet at 7 seconds and south 4 feet at 15 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning. Isolated showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
West of the Big Island, winds variable less than 10 knots, becoming southwest 7 to 10 knots in the afternoon, veering to west northwest. Near South Point, east winds to 25 knots, becoming 25 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet. Wave Detail: East northeast 6 feet at 6 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning. Isolated showers after midnight.




Big Island Southeast Waters- 914 AM HST Fri Jul 12 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

REST OF TODAY
East northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Wave Detail: East 8 feet at 6 seconds. Scattered showers this morning.

TONIGHT
East northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet. Wave Detail: East 9 feet at 7 seconds. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 8 to 10 feet. Wave Detail: East 9 feet at 7 seconds and south 3 feet at 17 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet. Wave Detail: East 8 feet at 6 seconds and south 3 feet at 18 seconds. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 8 feet. Wave Detail: East 7 feet at 6 seconds and south 4 feet at 18 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet. Wave Detail: East 7 feet at 6 seconds and south 4 feet at 17 seconds. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
East northeast winds to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 9 feet. Wave Detail: East 7 feet at 6 seconds and south 4 feet at 15 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning. Isolated showers through the day.

TUESDAY
East northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet. Wave Detail: East 7 feet at 6 seconds. Isolated showers in the morning. Isolated showers through the day.




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