High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 291105
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC FRI MAY 29 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MAY 29 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 30 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 31 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 15S170E TO 20S178E TO 22S176W NEARLY STATIONARY. E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF LINE FROM 21S180W TO 23S167W. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS S OF 20S BETWEEN 174W AND 180W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF
POINT 18S179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH REDEVELOPED FROM 19S171W TO 25S164W. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT S OF LINE FROM 22S172W TO 24S161W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 20S167W TO 23S160W TO 23S152W. E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF 24S BETWEEN 149W AND 165W.

.TROUGH FROM 03S160E TO 04S168E TO 05S175E NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS FROM 02S TO 09S W OF 176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 04S160E TO 04S164E TO 01S171E.

.TROUGH FROM 06S179W TO 12S177W TO 16S175W NEARLY STATIONARY.
SCATTERED TO LOCALLY ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM
E OF TROUGH. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM W OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 25S145W TO 24S137W TO 25S129W MOVING N SLOWLY.

.E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 15S TO 22S W OF 167E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF LINE FROM 24S130W TO 09S153W TO 09S167W TO
20S176W TO 20S177E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF LINE FROM 15S120W TO 12S146W
TO 04S149W TO 05S164W TO 24S175W...EXCEPT SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 23S
BETWEEN 165W AND 170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 13 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 152W AND 161W.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 24S125W TO 20S143W TO
22S174W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 08S TO 20S E OF 131W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02S TO 04S BETWEEN 152W AND 156W...
FROM 13S TO 15S BETWEEN 158W AND 160W...AND FROM 11S TO 14S BETWEEN
164W AND 168W.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.




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