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Small Craft Advisory

December 11, 2019, 5:30 PM HST
* Updated December 11, 5:17 PM
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4:37 PM HST Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THURSDAY

What: Seas 9 to 12 feet in northwest swell.

Impacts: Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

Affected Areas: Big Island Windward Waters.

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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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