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HIGH SEAS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1100 UTC SAT MAR 28 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MAR 28 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 29 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 30 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N170W TO 22N173E TO 18N160E MOVING E 20 KT N OF 22N
AND MOVING E SLOWLY ELSEWHERE. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT
AND 24N W OF 173E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N159W TO 22N178W. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT FROM 20N TO 25N BETWEEN 175W AND 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N146W TO 23N157W.
ASSOCIATED WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.TROUGH FROM 05N160E TO 04N163E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS S OF 13N W OF 170E...AND S OF 10N BETWEEN 170E AND 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 30N147W TO 28N154W TO 27N166W TO 25N174W MOVING E 10 KT
AND ERODING FROM THE W.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 05N TO 11N BETWEEN 170W AND
175E...FROM 06N TO 19N BETWEEN 148W AND 160W...AND FROM 11N TO 24N
BETWEEN 140W AND 148W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 22N W OF
168E...FROM 06N TO 18N BETWEEN 168E AND 155W...AND FROM 14N TO 22N
E OF 150W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 05N TO 20N BETWEEN
163W AND 160E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 13 FT OVER FORECAST WATERS W OF 161E BETWEEN 08N AND
25N...AND N OF A LINE FROM 30N170W TO 19N173E TO 15N161E. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT FROM 05N TO 12N BETWEEN 167W AND 174E...AND FROM 06N TO 18N
BETWEEN 145W AND 157W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 11N TO 18N BETWEEN 157W
AND 163W...AND FROM 12N TO 21N BETWEEN 140W AND 167W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N178E
30N157W 20N170W 02N170W 08N160E 24N160E 30N178E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
FROM 10N TO 21N E OF 150W...AND FROM 05N TO 17N BETWEEN 150W AND
163W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N165W
30N146W 03N166W 07N160E 21N160E 24N170W 30N165W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ 05N140W TO 04N149W TO 01N159W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF
07N E OF 161W.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 02N TO 08N BETWEEN 165W AND
174W...AND S OF 10N BETWEEN 174W AND 180W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.








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