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Small Craft Advisory

February 24, 2020, 4:00 PM HST
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3:32 PM HST Monday, Feb. 24, 2020: National Weather Service Honolulu

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM HST WEDNESDAY

What: Northeast winds 20 to 30 knots and seas 6 to 11 feet.

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

Impacts: Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

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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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