High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 130322
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC SAT FEB 13 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FEB 13 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 14 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 15 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...HURRICANE WARNING...
.SEVERE TROPICAL CYCLONE WINSTON NEAR 21.9S 171.7E MOVING S 11 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER WITHIN 120 NM E SEMICIRCLE...80 NM W SEMICIRCLE. WINDS 20
TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM E SEMICIRCLE...150 NM W
SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER S OF 16S BETWEEN 168E AND 180E.
NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEVERE TROPICAL CYCLONE WINSTON NEAR 24.9S
174.3E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 110 KT GUSTS 135 KT. WINDS 34 KT
OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER E SEMICIRCLE...90 NM W
SEMICIRCLE. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 240 NM E
SEMICIRCLE...150 NM W SEMICIRCLE. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER S OF 18S
BETWEEN 168E AND 178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEVERE TROPICAL CYCLONE WINSTON NEAR 24.4S
176.3E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 100 KT GUSTS 125 KT. WINDS 34 KT
OR GREATER WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE
OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 240 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER
S OF 20S BETWEEN 165E AND 177W.

SEE BULLETIN WTPS11 NFFN ISSUED BY RSMC NADI FOR LATEST INFORMATION.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL CYCLONE TATIANA NEAR 20.9S 160.5E MOVING SSE 12 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT. WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER
WITHIN 100 NM S SEMICIRCLE AND 50 NM SEMICIRCLE OF CENTER. WINDS
20 TO 33 KT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR
HIGHER S OF 15S W OF 164E. NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS
WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL CYCLONE TATIANA JUST W OF FORECAST
AREA NEAR 25.2S 159.7E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER 90 NM OF CENTER. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE OVER FORECAST WATERS WITHIN 150 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT
OR HI
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL CYCLONE TATIANA JUST W OF FORECAST
AREA NEAR 25.4S 159.0E. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT.
WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF CENTER. SEAS 12 FT OR HIGHER S OF 20S W
OF 164E.

SEE BULLETIN AXAU21 ABRF ISSUED BY BRISBANE FOR LATEST INFORMATION.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S150W TO 20S165W MOVING E SLOWLY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S147W TO 18S165W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S145W TO 17S162W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S126W TO 22S146W MOVING NE SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 21S176W TO 00S162E MOVING E 10 KT.

.WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 04S TO 10S E OF 128W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 04S TO 11S W OF 128W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 05S TO 10S BETWEEN 125W
AND 130W.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 08S E OF 168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF LINE 10S120W TO 08S150W TO
00S175W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF LINE 15S120W TO 10S138W TO
00S150W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 06S BETWEEN 158W AND 177W AND N OF
16N W OF 167E.

$$

.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.


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