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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1100 UTC WED NOV 26 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT
OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN
TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

THIS HIGH SEAS FORECAST USES 1-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS WHICH MAY BE
HIGHER THAN 10-MINUTE AVERAGE WINDS.

SECURITE

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC NOV 26 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC NOV 27 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC NOV 28 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.TROUGH FROM 21N164E TO 24N169E TO 27N173E NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF TROUGH.
.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 27N174E 1015 MB. TROUGH FROM 27N178E TO
LOW TO 21N164E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 25N TO 28N BETWEEN 173E AND
179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 27N178E 1012 MB. TROUGH FROM 30N180E TO LOW TO
23N171E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 180 NM S AND SE QUADRANTS OF LOW.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW 28N179W 1012 MB. TROUGH FROM 30N176W TO LOW
TO 23N171E. WINDS 30 TO 35 KT FROM 26N TO 28N BETWEEN 176W AND
178W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE FROM 24N TO 29N BETWEEN 170W AND
180W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 30N177W 1009 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 28N177W TO
24N174E. WINDS 30 TO 35 KT N OF 28N BETWEEN 174W AND 176W. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 28N172W TO 25N175W TO 28N178W.

...GALE WARNING...
.36 HOUR FORECAST FRONT W OF AREA MOVING E 20 KT. S WINDS 20 TO
25 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF A LINE FROM 30N162E TO 28N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N166E TO 22N160E. WINDS 30 TO 35 KT
OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 29N W OF 164E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE
N OF A LINE FROM 30N170E TO 26N165E TO 26N160E.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N142W TO 27N144W TO 24N146W TO 20N150W TO 16N155W TO
13N162W MOVING E SLOWLY N OF 24N AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 29N140W TO 24N145W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 27N140W TO 24N144W.

.FRONT FROM 30N170W TO 29N175W TO 26N179E TO 25N176E MOVING SE 10 KT
N OF 29N AND MOVING N 10 KT ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 60 NM OF FRONT W OF 179W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N150W TO 28N153W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 27N168W 1022 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. RIDGE FROM HIGH TO 29N160W
TO 28N153W TO 26N148W MOVING S SLOWLY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 16N160E 23N170W
19N153W 09N167W 06N177W 07N160E 16N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT IN AREA BOUNDED BY
25N173W 25N168W 10N148W 10N176W 25N173W. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
FROM 07N TO 14N W OF 176E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10N TO 25N BETWEEN
153W AND 170W...AND FROM 06N TO 12N BETWEEN 162E AND 167E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 12 TO 15 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N142W TO 26N150W TO 30N158W.
SEAS MAINLY 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 07N E OF 163W...AND IN AREA
BOUNDED BY 17N160E 23N163W 08N163W 03N180W 09N160E 17N160E. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N171E 30N175W 22N164E 25N161E
30N171E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS MAINLY 8 TO 13 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N140W
09N140W 03N175E 07N170E 05N160E 17N160E 19N178E 26N176W 22N170W
25N164W 30N173W 30N140W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 25N TO 28N BETWEEN
176W AND 176E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 17 FT NW OF A LINE FROM 30N164E TO
20N160E. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT N OF 29N BETWEEN 173W AND 177W. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 30N168E TO 26N163E TO 26N160E...AND
IN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N178E 30N140W 09N140W 08N170E 06N168E 06N160E
15N160E 19N174W 24N175W 30N178E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 08N140W TO 07N148W TO 05N168W TO 05N176W. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 02N TO 09N BETWEEN 175W AND 178E.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM N AND 120 NM S OF
ITCZ...AND S OF 03N BETWEEN 165W AND 169W...AND FROM 09N TO 13N
BETWEEN 156W AND 160W.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 12N W OF 178E...AND FROM 13N TO 15N
BETWEEN 165E AND 167E.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.




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