FZHW61 PHFO 162116
NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Hawaiian Waters
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
1115 AM HST Tue Oct 16 2018
...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts available through NOAA
Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal forecasts...
.Synopsis... A ridge of high pressure N of the area will strengthen
through midweek. The ridge will weaken Thursday through Friday as a
front passes to the N. High pressure will build northwest of the area
Hawaiian waters within 40 nautical miles including the channels-
.REST OF TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Northeast to east winds 15 to 25
knots. Wind waves 3 to 6 feet. Northwest swell 7 to 9 feet. South
swell 3 ft today. Scattered showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...Northeast to east winds 10 to
15 knots, except up to 20 knots in the channels. Wind waves 3 to
5 feet. Northwest swell 5 to 7 feet. South swell building to 3 to
4 feet Friday. Isolated showers.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Wind waves 4 to 6 feet.
North swell 5 feet and south swell 5 feet. Isolated showers.
Hawaiian Offshore Waters-
.THIS AFTERNOON...NE to E winds 15 to 25 kt. NW half, seas 8 to
11 ft. SE half, 5 to 8 ft. Slight chance of thunderstorms S and SE
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. NW half, seas 8 to 11 ft. SE half, 5 to 8 ft.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...S of 24N, E winds 10 to 15 kt. N of
24N, NE to E winds 10 kt or less. Seas 6 to 9 ft.