High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 061047
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC SAT FEB 06 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FEB 06 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 07 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC FEB 08 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 07S176E 1005 MB MOVING WSW SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM 04S168W TO
04S175W TO LOW TO 13S160E MOVING WSW SLOWLY. SCATTERED MODERATE TO
STRONG TSTMS N OF 10S BETWEEN 168W AND 168E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 08S173E 1004 MB. TROUGH FROM 05S176E TO LOW
TO 13S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 09S171E 1003 MB. TROUGH FROM 07S176E TO LOW
TO 14S160E. NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 240 NM N AND NE
QUADRANTS OF LOW.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S170E TO 23S160E MOVING NE SLOWLY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF COLD FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S176E TO 20S164E. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
S OF 24S BETWEEN 179W AND 173E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S172W TO 24S175E TO 22S169E. NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 210 NM E AND NE OF FRONT E OF 176W.

.TROUGH FROM 25S124W TO 20S132W MOVING WSW SLOWLY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 25S129W TO 23S139W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 25S139W TO 22S142W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S157W TO 22S169W TO 19S172E MOVING E SLOWLY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 03S BETWEEN 125W AND 139W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 22S E OF 138W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 168W AND 175W.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 10S TO 22S E OF 129W...AND N OF A LINE FROM
00S166W TO 02S177W TO 08S177E TO 00S174E.

.OTHERWISE...SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS N OF 08S BETWEEN 156W
AND 168W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 23S BETWEEN 165W AND 180E.

$$

.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.



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