High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 222300
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC WED OCT 22 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC OCT 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC OCT 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC OCT 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 18S152W 1012 MB MOVING SE 10 KT AND DISSIPATING. FRONT FROM
25S139W TO 21S145W TO THE LOW TO 13S166W. FRONT NEARLY STATIONARY.
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM OF FRONT S OF 23S. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 300 NM NE AND E OF FRONT E OF 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. FRONT FROM 25S138W TO 20S144W TO
14S160W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S139W TO 22S141W TO 14S160W.

.LOW 10S161E 1009 MB MOVING SE SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM 08S160E TO THE
LOW TO 17S169E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 360 NM NE OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 07S160E TO 15S170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 18S178W 1011 MB. TROUGH FROM 08S160E TO
TO THE LOW TO 21S171W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S126W TO 20S131W TO 16S140W TO 14S150W NEARLY
STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 21S BETWEEN 140W AND 150W...AND S OF 15S E OF
130W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 23S BETWEEN 130W AND 140W...
AND FROM 10S TO 19S E OF 127W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 14S TO 18S E OF 126W.

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

.SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 04S TO 16S BETWEEN 170W AND
179E.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.






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