High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC SAT JUL 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC JUL 26 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JUL 27 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JUL 28 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 05S167E 1009 MB MOVING N SLOWLY. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS FROM
05S TO 09S W OF 171E. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 06S W OF 172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.FRONT FROM 25S139W TO 17S161W TO 13S168W TO 06S172E NEARLY
STATIONARY. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND A LINE FROM
15S166W TO 24S172E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM
S OF FRONT W OF 174E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE WITHIN
150 NM OF FRONT W OF 174W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S145W TO 15S159W THENCE A TROUGH TO
09S172W TO 08S165E TO 04S160E. NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 150 NM
NE OF FRONT S OF 21S.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S138W TO 19S148W THENCE A TROUGH TO
10S180W TO 10S166E TO 05S160E. WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 21S BETWEEN 164W AND 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SW TO W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 24S BETWEEN 152W
AND 159W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS OVER FORECAST
AREA.

.RIDGE FROM 25S120W TO 22S133W TO 11S162W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REST OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 13 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S130W TO 17S153W TO 22S160W TO
20S178W TO 20S170E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 06S160E
05S168E 10S174W 13S173W 15S179E 20S178E 20S160E 06S160E. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT FROM 14S TO 17S BETWEEN 163W AND 169W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF A LINE FROM 24S150W TO
18S166W TO 20S174E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 06S TO 14S W OF 179W...S OF
19S BETWEEN 130W AND 150W...AND E OF 130W S OF 04S.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S135W TO
13S164W TO 15S173W...AND E OF A LINE FROM 02S120W TO 08S136W TO
25S130W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REST OF FORECAST AREA.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.




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