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FZPN40 PHFO 100329
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC WED FEB 10 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FEB 10 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 11 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 12 2016.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.RELOCATED COLD FRONT FROM 30N165E TO 27N160E MOVING E SLOWLY.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT NW OF A LINE FROM 30N171E TO 26N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N172E TO 23N160E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
NW OF A LINE FROM 30N176E TO 26N168E TO 26N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N179E TO 22N167E THENCE SHEAR LINE
TO 19N160E. WINDS 30 TO 40 KT N OF 29N W OF 175E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 30N170W TO 25N180E TO 24N160E.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N147W TO 26N158W THENCE STATIONARY FRONT TO
26N168W TO 27N175W TO 30N180E. COLD FRONT MOVING E 30 KT. STATIONARY
FRONT MOVING N SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 26N E OF 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N142W TO 24N155W TO 30N162W. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT N OF 27N E OF 155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 27N140W TO 23N148W.
ASSOCIATED WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.HIGH 23N172W 1018 MB MOVING NE 15 KT. RIDGES FROM HIGH TO 25N174E
TO 23N160E...AND FROM HIGH TO 22N160W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 27N164W 1019 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 28N153W 1020 MB.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 03N TO 11N E OF 178W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 04N TO 11N E OF
169W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 04N TO 11N E OF
174W.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.

.SEAS 14 TO 23 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N145W TO 25N165W TO 24N172W
TO 30N178W. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 16N140W TO
22N152W TO 22N170W TO 24N180W TO 30N167E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF
16N E OF 171E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 13 TO 22 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N141W TO
22N150W TO 16N163W TO 30N170W. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT REMAINDER OF AREA
E OF 172E. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT NW OF A LINE FROM 30N172E TO 23N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 15 TO 23 FT NW OF A LINE FROM 30N177E TO
25N168E TO 24N160E. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT ELSEWHERE NW OF A LINE FROM
30N178W TO 22N172E TO 17N160E. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT NE OF A LINE
FROM 30N161W TO 21N158W TO 14N149W TO 10N140W. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
ELSEWHERE E OF 179W.

.REMAINDER OF AREA SEAS 8 FT OR LESS.

.ITCZ FROM 05N140W TO 04N159W TO 01N170W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
FROM 01N TO 05N BETWEEN 158W AND 169W.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 05N BETWEEN 173W AND 178E.

$$

.FORECASTER BIRCHARD. HONOLULU HI.


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