High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 221115
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC TUE JUL 22 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JUL 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JUL 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 22S120W TO 19S124W TO 14S144W MOVING E SLOWLY E OF 125W
AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS E OF FRONT
S OF 19S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 21S120W TO 17S127W TO
14S138W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.FRONT FROM 25S160W TO 19S174W TO 14S176E TO 11S168E TO 06S161E
MOVING E SLOWLY S OF 14S...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS FROM 06S TO 11S W OF 167E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S159W TO 13S178E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S153W TO 19S162W TO 12S173W. NW WINDS
20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 148W AND FRONT S OF 21S.

.TROUGH FROM 05S172E TO 09S180E TO 12S174W MOVING SW SLOWLY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM NE AND WITHIN 120 SW OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH MERGED WITH THE SECOND FRONT DESCRIBED
ABOVE.

.HIGH 22S149W 1017 MB MOVING E 25 KT. RIDGE FROM 17S172W TO HIGH TO
20S157W TO 23S135W TO 23S127W MOVING E 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 22S136W 1019 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 23S122W 1020 MB.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S159W TO 20S165W TO 16S176E TO
25S170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 24S148W TO
20S156W TO 20S169W TO 22S172W TO 20S177E TO 21S171E TO 24S167E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S140W TO
20S156W TO 23S164W TO 23S175E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 02S W OF 178E...AND FROM 03S TO 05S
BETWEEN 165W AND 175W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.




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