Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 302137
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 PM HST TUE AUG 30 2016

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-310400-
1200 PM HST TUE AUG 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
AT 1100 AM HST...HURRICANE MADELINE...WAS CENTERED AT 19.3N
149.4W...AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE ON A WESTWARD TRACK...PASSING
THROUGH THE EASTERN OFFSHORE WATERS TODAY THEN THE SOUTH AND
SOUTHEASTERN WATERS THROUGH FRIDAY. HURRICANE LESTER IS LOCATED
APPROXIMATELY 1025 MILES EAST OF THE OFFSHORE WATERS AREA AND IS
FORECAST TO CONTINUE ON A WEST TO NORTHWESTWARD TRACK...ENTERING THE
FAR EASTERN OFFSHORE WATERS FRIDAY AND MOVING THROUGH THE NORTHERN
OFFSHORE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. HURRICANE CONDITIONS WILL BECOME
POSSIBLE AGAIN FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND DUE TO LESTER.
MADELINE FORECAST POSITIONS
800 PM TUESDAY 19.2N 150.9W
800 AM WEDNESDAY 18.9N 152.8W
800 PM WEDNESDAY 18.6N 154.9W
800 AM THURSDAY 18.2N 157.2W
800 AM FRIDAY 18.3N 161.3W
800 AM SATURDAY 18.8N 167.1W
800 AM SUNDAY 19.5N 172.8W

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PHZ180-310400-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
1200 PM HST TUE AUG 30 2016

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E OF 153W...HURRICANE CONDITIONS...SEAS
10 TO 17 FT AND BUILDING. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25
KT...SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS E WATERS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E OF 156W...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED...SEAS 15 TO
25 FT...HIGHEST E. ELSEWHERE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SEAS 8 TO
12 FT. NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS E WATERS.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...E OF 156W...HURRICANE CONDITIONS
EXPECTED...SEAS 15 TO 25 FT...HIGHEST E. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS
15 TO 25 KT...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS E WATERS.
.THURSDAY...SE WATERS...HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED...SEAS 12 TO
20 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS E AND SE WATERS.
.FRIDAY...NE WATERS...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...SEAS 12 TO 20
FT. SW WATERS...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...SEAS 12 TO 20
FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS NE AND SW WATERS.
.SATURDAY...N OF 20N AND W OF 158W...HURRICANE CONDITIONS
POSSIBLE...SEAS 15 TO 25 FT. SW WATERS...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS
POSSIBLE...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. NW WATERS...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT
AND SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SE WATERS...VARIABLE WINDS TO 15 KT...SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.

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