High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC MON MAY 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC MAY 02 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 03 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 04 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST

.LOW 09S174W 1008 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH 02S160E TO LOW TO
14S166W TO 15S155W TO 17S145W TO 18S136W NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF LOW AND TROUGH W OF 147W...AND
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LOW AND TROUGH...AND FROM 12S TO 22S
BETWEEN 155W AND 176W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW LITTLE CHANGE. TROUGH 02S160E TO LOW TO
15S169W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 06S176W TO 16S172W.

.FRONT 18S120W TO 16S128W MOVING NE SLOWLY AND DISSIPATING.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.COLD FRONT JUST S OF FORECAST AREA MOVING NE 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S129W TO 20S131W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S120W TO 15S128W.

.E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 16S TO 20S BETWEEN 148W AND 165W...S
OF 15S BETWEEN 165W AND 179W...AND S OF 18S BETWEEN 179W AND 172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF LINE 18S147W TO
15S157W TO 16S171W TO 20S174E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 16S TO 22S BETWEEN
148W AND 165W...AND S OF LINE FROM 16S165W TO 22S177W TO 22S174E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF LINE 18S150W TO 14S165W TO 15S177W TO 18S179W
TO 18S174E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 18S TO 22S BETWEEN 145W AND 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 13 FT S OF LINE 20S132W TO 20S141W TO
14S159W TO 14S170W TO 16S178W TO 22S172E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT S OF LINE 20S173W TO 22S180W.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE 23S120W TO 17S129W TO 16S151W TO
11S153W TO 11S165W TO 15S173W TO 19S175W TO 20S172E TO 23S169E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 16S TO 23S BETWEEN 175W AND
176E...FROM 03S TO 10S BETWEEN 125W AND 143W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF
17S133W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.



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