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HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC SAT FEB 07 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 FEB 07 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 08 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 09 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT 30N149W 23N160W 20N170W 18N180W 19N172E. FRONT MOVING SE 15
KT E OF 155W...AND SE SLOWLY ELSEWHERE. S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 40 KT NE
OF LINE 30N141W 26N146W 24N153W 30N150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N142W 21N149W 18N160W. S TO SW WINDS 30 TO
35 KT WITHIN 200 NM SE OF FRONT N OF 26N...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
WITHIN 150 N OF FRONT W OF 154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 22N140W 16N150W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT
OR LESS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT NW OF AREA. S WINDS 30 TO 35 KT N OF 29N W OF 163E...SE TO S
WINDS NW OF LINE 30N167E 26N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N165E 28N160E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE
30N180W 28N163E 30N163E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N170W 27N175E 30N160E. WINDS 20 TO 35 KT N
OF 27N BETWEEN 158W AND 177W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BOUNDED BY 24N178E 20N167W 02N178W
08N156W 24N178E AND FROM 08N TO 06N E OF 145W. N TO NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT N OF LINE 30N157W 24N166W 30N170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BOUNDED BY 20N154W
02N170W 13N157E 20N154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 16N TO 04N BETWEEN
160W AND 180W.

.ITCZ 04N140W 01N172W NEARLY STATIONARY. SCATTERED STRONG TSTMS S OF
05S E OF 180W.

.RIDGE 25N140W 21N155W 20N162W MOVING SE 15 KT.

.RIDGE 27N160W 26N165W 30N177W MOVING SE 15 KT.

.RIDGE 30N178E 22N160E MOVING SE 15 KT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW HIGH 1025 MB 27N172W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 24N162W 1018 MB.

.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 25N178E 1020 MB.

.SEAS 12 TO 14 FT N OF LINE 30N146W 27N170W 30N175W...SEAS LESS THAN
8 FT WITHIN 240 NM OF LINE 22N152W 17N170W AND NW OF LINE 30N180W
20N160E...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT N OF LINE 30N140W 27N145W 25N160W
30N170W...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT N OF 22NW OF 180W...SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 03N W OF 175E.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.



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