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FZPN40 PHFO 290445
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC SUN MAR 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC MAR 29 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 30 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 31 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N162W TO 23N177W TO 20N170E. FRONT MOVING E 20 KT N OF
23N AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N155W TO 25N165W TO 22N175W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N145W TO 23N160W.

.RIDGE FROM 30N143W TO 26N156W TO 24N169W MOVING E 15 KT AND
ERODING FROM THE W.

.RIDGE FROM 30N173E TO 27N170W MOVING NE 15 KT.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10N TO 20N E OF 150W...AND FROM 07N
TO 23N W OF 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06N TO 20N W OF
166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 20N W OF
170W.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 30N160W TO 20N172W TO 04N172W TO
08N160E TO 24N160E TO 30N172E TO 30N160W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 06N
TO 18N E OF 165W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT FROM 05N TO 23N W OF 160W. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT N OF 23N BETWEEN 152W AND 170W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 12N TO
20N E OF 150W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT FROM 03N TO 20N W OF 165W. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT N OF 10N BETWEEN 142W AND 160W.

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

.SCATTERED MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS S OF 09S BETWEEN 165E
AND 170W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 04N TO 14N E OF 144W.

$$
.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.





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