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Small Craft Advisory

September 18, 2019, 10:43 PM HST
* Updated September 19, 6:42 AM
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9:39 PM HST, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR HAWAI‘I ISLAND UNTIL 6 AM HST FRIDAY

Winds: East 15 to 25 knots.

Affected Areas: Alenuihaha Channel, Big Island leeward and SE waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

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

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