High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 010500
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC WED OCT 01 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC OCT 01 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC OCT 02 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC OCT 03 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S131W TO 23S134W TO 20S140W MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S125W TO 21S129W TO 18S134W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 23S120W TO 19S127W TO 16S134W.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S168W TO 21S173W MOVING E SLOWLY THENCE A
DISSIPATING STATIONARY FRONT TO 17S179W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S166W TO 21S173W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH DEVELOPING OVER FORECAST AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 12S173E TO 19S177E.

.TROUGH FROM 11S160E TO 11S170E. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS
WITHIN 180 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 08S160E TO 14S170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 21S120W TO 15S128W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE FROM 17S121W TO 16S124W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE MOVED E OF FORECAST AREA.

.RIDGE FROM 25S155W TO 19S166W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE FROM 25S151W TO 21S162W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE MOVED S OF FORECAST AREA.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF 135W. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 11 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 172E AND 176W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT OVER FORECAST WATERS E OF 124W AND
ALSO S OF 21S BETWEEN 168E AND 179E. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT S
OF A LINE FROM 24S131W TO 21S140W TO 21S156W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS SUBSIDED TO 8 FT OR LOWER EXCEPT SEAS 8 TO 12
FT SW OF A LINE FROM 24S120W TO 18S132W TO 16S150W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.OTHERWISE SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS NW OF A LINE FROM
00S179E TO 08S160E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF
11S171W.

$$
.FORECASTER A BEDAL. HONOLULU HI.




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