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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR HAWAIIAN WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST FRI MAY 6 2016

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS AVAILABLE THROUGH NOAA
WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED COASTAL FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS... A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW OFFSHORE WATERS
TODAY...THEN STALL OVER THE E WATERS NEAR THE BIG ISLAND SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY. FRESH TO STRONG N WINDS WILL FILL IN BEHIND THE FRONT... THEN
GRADUALLY VEER FROM THE E BY EARLY NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
NW OF THE AREA.
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HAWAIIAN WATERS WITHIN 40 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE CHANNELS-


.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
NORTHWEST SWELL 3 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT WEST WINDS TO 15 KT
NEAR KAUAI. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NORTHWEST 3 FT AND
SOUTH 3 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 KT OVER FROM KAUAI TO MAUI. EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10
TO 15 KT OVER BIG ISLAND WATERS. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL
NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 FT AND SOUTH 3 FT. HAZE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
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HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS

.REST OF TONIGHT...W OF 160W...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. ELSEWHERE N
OF 19N...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE S OF 19N...E WINDS 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRIDAY...FRONT FROM 26N157W TO 20N164W AT 2 PM HST MOVING SE 15 KT.
NW OF FRONT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE N OF 20N S TO SE WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE S OF 20N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT N OF FRONT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...FRONT FROM 24N154W TO 19N159W AT 2 AM HST. N OF
FRONT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW WATERS.
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