High Seas Forecast
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC THU MAY 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC MAY 05 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 06 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 07 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 30N168W 26N175W 24N180W...THENCE SHEAR LINE TO 22N160E. FRONT
MOVING SE 15 KT. SHEAR LINE MOVING SE SLOWLY. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
WITHIN 180 NM NW OF SHEAR LINE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N159W 25N165W...THENCE SHEAR LINE TO
21N170E 23N164E. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300 NM NW OF SHEAR LINE
W OF 173W. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 29N BETWEEN 152W AND 159W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N155W 23N160W 22N165W...THENCE SHEAR LINE
TO 20N175E. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 180 NM NW OF FRONT AND
SHEAR LINE. SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE 30N147W 25N155W 30N155W.

.ITCZ 05N140W 03N175W 01N172E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 200 NM
OF ITCZ.

.RIDGE 30N154W 25N170W MOVING SE SLOWLY.

.E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 24N TO 21N BETWEEN 145W AND 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BOUNDED BY 30N140W 20N140W 21N150W 25N153W
30N140W...18N160W 05N150W 07N175W 13N175W 18N160W AND 16N163E
11N165E 11N160E 14N160E 16N163E AND WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE 25N177E
23N167E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BOUNDED BY 28N167E 27N173W 21N174E
23N162E 28N167E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BOUNDED BY 25N155W 25N141W 15N142W
15N150W 25N155W AND BY 12N170W 08N145W 04N155W 07N170E 12N170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 250 NM OF LINE 30N160W
25N170W 23N160E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF 155W FROM 20N TO 05N.

.REMAINDER AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.



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