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Small Craft Warning in Effect: Strong Trade Winds Continue

September 19, 2017, 5:07 PM HST
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A Small Craft Advisory is in effect through 6 p.m. HST Thursday., Sept. 21, 2017, for the leeward and southeast waters around the Big Island, Pailolo Channel, Alenuihaha Channel and Mā‘alaea Bay on Maui.

Winds are coming from the east-northeast at 20 to 25 knots (23 to 28 mph).

A Small Craft Advisory Indicates that Inexperienced mariners—especially those operating smaller vessels—should avoid navigating In these hazardous conditions.

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