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FZPS40 PHFO 222245
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC MON SEP 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

PAN PAN

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC SEP 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC SEP 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT FROM 25S156W TO 20S165W TO 12S174W MOVING E 10 KT S OF 18S
AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. WINDS 20 TO 35 KT S OF 23S BETWEEN
165W AND 176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S152W TO 18S163W TO 12S180W. WINDS 25
TO 35 KT S OF 22S BETWEEN 145W AND 162W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S141W TO 20S152W TO 13S165W. WINDS 20
TO 25 KT S OF 23S BETWEEN 130W AND 145W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 05S178E TO 13S170E MOVING W 10 KT. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 06S172E TO 12S179W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 07S166E TO 12S172E.

.E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 08S TO 20S W OF 172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10S TO 19S W OF
170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10S TO 16S W OF
168E.

.E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 06S TO 18S E OF 130W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 07S TO 15S E OF
128W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08S TO 14S E OF
125W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S123W TO 21S145W TO 18S163W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S167E TO 20S174W MOVING E 15 KT.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 13 FT S OF A LINE FROM 10S160E TO 20S180E TO 25S167W.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 04S TO 12S E OF 128W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 18 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 160W AND 177E.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 10S160E TO 10S178E TO
20S168W TO 25S158W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 03S TO 20S E OF 128W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 18 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S175W TO
18S166W TO 18S160W TO 25S150W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE
FROM 10S170E TO 10S178E TO 14S162W TO 20S155W TO 25S148W. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT FROM 10S TO 18S W OF 166E...AND FROM 03S TO 22S E OF 130W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 22S W OF 168E...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF A
LINE FROM 05S162E TO 09S173E.

$$
.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.





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