High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 022315
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC TUE JUN 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC JUN 02 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JUN 03 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JUN 04 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S172E TO 19S160E MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S180E TO 18S175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S175W TO 20S180E.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 25S148W TO 22S140W TO 21S130W TO 22S120W. E
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT W OF 140W. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM S OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT FROM 25S142W TO 19S130W TO 21S120W.
WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS OVER FORECAST WATERS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S137W TO 21S130W.

.TROUGH FROM 24S149W TO 15S151W NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM E OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH FROM 20S177E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 120 NM E OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH MERGING WITH COLD FRONT DESCRIBED IN FIRST
PARAGRAPH.

.RIDGE FROM 23S160E TO 22S164E MOVING ENE 15 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S178W TO 22S173E MOVING ENE 20 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S169W TO 19S155W MOVING ENE 20 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S132W TO 24S121W MOVING ENE 10 KT.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF LINE 25S170E TO 21S160E...AND S OF A LINE
25S153W TO 06S133W TO 05S120W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT S OF 21S E OF 130W. SEAS 12 TO
13 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 177E AND 166E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF
A LINE 25S177W TO 19S173E TO 18S160E...AND S OF A LINE 25S146W TO
07S135W TO 01S120W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE 25S169W TO 13S176E TO
13S160E...AND S OF 03S E OF 138W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 06S W OF 165E...FROM 06S TO 13S W OF
170E...FROM 06S TO 14S BETWEEN 177W AND 175E...AND N OF 04S BETWEEN
148W AND 174W.

$$
.FORECASTER DWROE. HONOLULU HI.





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