High Seas Forecast
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FZPN40 PHFO 020445
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC THU OCT 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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.

SECURITE

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC OCT 02 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC OCT 03 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC OCT 04 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW NEAR 06N164E 1006 MB MOVING WNW SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT WITHIN 120 NM SE QUADRANT OF LOW. SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 11N W OF 171E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW...POSSIBLE DEVELOPING TROPICAL CYCLONE...NEAR
08N162E 1005 MB. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 240 NM
NE QUADRANT OF LOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...MOVED W OF 160E.
OVER FORECAST AREA...WINDS 20 TO 30 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 12 FT FROM 15N
TO 09N W OF 162E.

.COLD FRONT 30N180E TO 28N170E TO 29N163E MOVING E 20 KT E OF 170E
AND MOVING S 10 KT TO THE W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N169W TO 26N180E TO 25N170E. SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300 NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N163W TO 26N175W TO 23N174W.
SECONDARY FRONT FROM 30N167W TO 27N180E TO 27N173E. WINDS 20 TO 25
KT N OF SECONDARY FRONT.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 30N158W TO 28N161W TO 26N167W. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 30N157W TO 27N161W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 30N149W TO 24N160W TO 21N179E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.RIDGE FROM 28N160E TO 24N175E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 28N BETWEEN 155W AND 175E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N162E TO
27N174W TO 30N167E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 28N BETWEEN 178W AND 168E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 11N140W TO 13N151W TO 11N165W TO 07N180E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 300 NM S AND 120 NM N OF ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER DWROE. HONOLULU HI.





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