126  
WHHW50 PHFO 232022  
SMWHFO  
PHZ123-232100-  
/O.NEW.PHFO.MA.W.0017.190223T2022Z-190223T2100Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI  
1022 AM HST SAT FEB 23 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS...  
 
* UNTIL 1100 AM HST.  
 
* AT 1020 AM HST, A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF  
PRODUCING WINDS GREATER THAN 34 KT AND WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 24  
NM WEST OF FAD BUOY TT, OR 27 NM WEST OF MILOLII. THE STRONG  
THUNDERSTORMS WERE MOVING EAST SLOWLY.  
 
HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY  
HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY  
HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.  
WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER, HIGH WAVES, DANGEROUS LIGHTNING, AND  
HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 1894 15651 1909 15658 1928 15618 1898 15610  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2020Z 257DEG 5KT 1906 15638  
 
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
WROE  
 
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