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Small Craft Advisory in Effect for Big Island Waters

July 24, 2019, 9:51 AM HST
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3:06 AM HST, Wednesday, July 24, 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY

Affected areas include Alenuihaha Channel and Big Island leeward and SE waters.

East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

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A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or seas 10 feet or greater are expected to produce conditions hazardous to small craft.

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Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller vessels, should avoid navigating in these conditions.

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