High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC MON SEP 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SEP 26 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 27 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 28 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 25S168E 23S160E MOVING ENE 30 KT. W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF
FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S176W 22S180W 18S172E. W WINDS 20 TO 25
KT S OF FRONT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S166E 20S176W 18S175E. WINDS DIMINISHED
TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.FRONT 25S173W 21S179E NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S172W 22S178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MERGED WITH FRONT ABOVE.

.FRONT 25S143W 22S150W 17S160W. FRONT MOVING E SLOWLY S OF 22S
AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90
NM NE OF FRONT S OF 20S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S140W 22S152W DISSIPATING.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH 14S130W 20S126W MOVING W SLOWLY AND DISSIPATING.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE 25S132W 22S146W MOVING E SLOWLY.

.RIDGE 25S160W 20S179W MOVING NE SLOWLY.

.RIDGE 18S160E 19S170E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER OF AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT E OF LINE 06S125W 10S128W 17S130W 25S120W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 05S TO 22S E OF 132W...AND
S OF 23S BETWEEN 168E AND 180E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS LOWERED TO 8 FT OR LESS.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER OF AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 03S TO 09S W OF 166E...AND WITHIN
90 NM OF A LINE 16S162W 14S178W.

$$

.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.



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