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Small Craft Advisory in Effect for Big Island

September 29, 2019, 7:30 AM HST
* Updated September 29, 7:17 AM
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5:31 AM HST, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR HAWAI‘I ISLAND UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY

Winds and Seas: East winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet.

Affected Areas: Alenuihaha Channel, Big Island Leeward Waters, Big Island Southeast Waters.

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

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