Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 292147
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 PM HST THU JAN 29 2015

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-300400-
1200 PM HST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
A WEAK FRONT NEAR KAUAI WILL MOVE SLOWLY EAST AND DISSIPATE OVER
THE CENTRAL ISLANDS TONIGHT. ANOTHER FRONT WILL PASS NORTH OF THE
ISLANDS FRIDAY. A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
AREA DURING THE WEEKEND. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE SOUTH OF THE AREA EARLY
NEXT WEEK AS ANOTHER FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA FROM THE WEST.

$$

PHZ180-300400-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
1200 PM HST THU JAN 29 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...FRONT NEAR 25N157W TO 20N162W MOVING E SLOWLY.
NW OF FRONT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SE OF FRONT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 25N155W TO 20N157W. NW OF
FRONT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SE OF FRONT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW OF KAUAI.
.FRIDAY...FRONT PASSING N OF AREA. N OF 22N...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
N.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...N OF 24N...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF
19N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.

$$

FOSTER




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