High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 191403 CCA
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC FRI SEP 19 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 SEP 19 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 20 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 21 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S178E TO 22S175E TO 19S169E TO 16S160E. FRONT MOVING E
10 KT S OF 22S...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S177W TO 20S176E TO 15S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S171W TO 20S180E TO 15S160E. E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300 NM S OF FRONT W OF 169E.

.FRONT FROM 24S120W TO 22S129W NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING FRONT FROM 24S120W TO 25S125W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT MOVED SE OF FORECAST AREA.

.FRONT FROM 25S153W TO 22S155W TO 15S161W TO 09S174W. FRONT MOVING E
10 KT S OF 22S...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT S OF 16S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S142W TO 20S151W TO 13S166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 252141W TO 20S152W TO 14S166W.

.TROUGH FROM 18S148W TO 23S145W TO 24S137W MOVING SW 10 KT. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH MERGED WITH FRONT DESCRIBED ABOVE.

.RIDGE FROM 25S131W TO 19S140W TO 13S153W MOVING E SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 25S165W TO 23S157W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S171W TO 20S177E MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S168E TO 23S174E MOVING E 10 KT.

.OTHERWISE...WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 11S TO 17S E OF 128W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 23S W OF 180E.

.OTHERWISE...SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 07S TO 14S W OF 172E.

$$
.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.








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