FZHW61 PHFO 161502
NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Hawaiian Waters
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
500 AM HST Tue Jan 16 2018
...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts available through NOAA
Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal forecasts...
.Synopsis... An east to west ridge will remain over the N waters
today. A strong new high will move east to a position N of the area
Wednesday night. The high will move away to the NE during the second
half of the week. A N to S trough will form over the W waters on
Hawaiian waters within 40 nautical miles including the channels-
...GALE WATCH FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT FOR
MAALAEA BAY...PAILOLO CHANNEL...ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL AND BIG ISLAND
.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Wind waves 4 to 7 feet.
Northwest swell 9 feet. Isolated showers.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 30 knots. Wind waves 6 to
9 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet, building to 10 feet after
midnight. Isolated showers.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...East winds 25 to 35 knots. Wind
waves 9 to 13 feet. Northwest swell 8 feet and southeast swell 3
feet. Scattered showers.
Hawaiian Offshore Waters-
.TODAY...S of 24N, NE to E winds 10 to 20 kt, highest S. Elsewhere,
variable winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft, building to 9 to
13 ft after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.