Small Craft Advisory in Effect for Big Island
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.
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.