High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 311227 CCA
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC THU JUL 31 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SOUTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 120W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC JUL 31 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 01 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 02 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 24S120W TO 20S134W TO 20S143W TO 22S155W TO 25S166W
MOVING NE 10 KT E OF 134W...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. SE TO S
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT BETWEEN 134W AND 155W. E TO SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND 16S FROM 152W TO 162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 21S120W TO 18S140W TO 22S167W. E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT W OF 139W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 20S120W TO 20S135W THENCE TROUGH TO
21S145W TO 16S155W. E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF TROUGH.

.TROUGH FROM 04S160E TO 06S175E TO 11S175W TO 16S165W NEARLY
STATIONARY. E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN TROUGH AND LINE FROM
15S163E TO 21S175E TO 24S171W TO 23S165W. ISOLATED TO LOCALLY
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF TROUGH. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS FROM 03S TO 12S BETWEEN 165W AND 169W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 05S160E TO 08S174E TO 16S167W. E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF TROUGH E OF 172E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. MAINLY E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30
KT S OF LINE FROM 16S155W TO 13S178W TO 14S166E.

.WEAK TROUGH 20S166E TO 25S168E MOVING WSW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK TROUGH FROM 21S160E TO 25S163E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAK TROUGH FROM 22S160E TO 25S161E.

.RIDGE FROM 25S145W TO 23S133W MOVING S SLOWLY.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 15 FT S OF LINE FROM 24S120W TO 20S130W TO 23S139W.
SEAS 12 TO 13 FT FROM 20S TO 23S BETWEEN 141W AND 147W. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 21S120W TO 16S130W TO 15S152W TO
12S155W TO 12S166W TO 15S174W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BOUNDED BY 06S171E TO
09S179E TO 15S174W TO 23S174W TO 23S177W TO 17S176E TO 13S164E TO
06S171E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT S OF 21S E OF 132W. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 10S120W TO 12S131W TO 19S142W TO 19S160W
TO 16S167W TO 11S174E TO 10S169E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 13 FT FROM 19S TO 24S BETWEEN 163W AND
168W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 06S120W TO 08S130W TO
18S140W TO 18S149W TO 15S162W TO 11S179E TO 10S167E...EXCEPT SEAS 8
FT OR LESS S OF 23S BETWEEN 143W AND 158W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REST OF FORECAST AREA.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.





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