High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 261715
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC WED NOV 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC NOV 26 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC NOV 27 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC NOV 28 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 18S135W 1010 MB MOVING SE 10 KT. TROUGH FROM 25S120W TO 23S125W
TO LOW TO 13S140W TO 11S144W NEARLY STATIONARY. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
S OF TROUGH E OF 132W...AND S OF A LINE FROM 20S132W TO 22S140W.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 17S E OF 130W...AND S OF 20S BETWEEN
130W AND 140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 20S130W 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM 24S120W TO LOW TO
12S142W. WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 23S125W 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM 25S121W TO LOW TO
19S126W TO 14S140W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 240 NM NE QUADRANT OF
LOW.

.LOW 20S162W 1006 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM 16S154W TO
18S155W TO 20S157W TO LOW TO 16S166W NEARLY STATIONARY. WINDS 20 TO
30 KT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 21S163W 21S157W 19S153W 22S151W 25S158W
25S160W 21S163W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM SE OF TROUGH
BETWEEN 154W AND 157W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE
FROM 22S142W TO 16S152W TO 20S158W TO 20S163W 16S166W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW LITTLE CHANGE. TROUGH FROM 16S152W TO 19S156W
TO LOW TO 19S167W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 22S163W
19S150W 23S152W 25S160W 22S163W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 21S162W 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM 14S148W TO
21S158W TO LOW TO 20S167W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF A LINE FROM
20S148W TO 23S155W TO 23S163W.

.LOW 16S174W 1006 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM 18S171W TO LOW
TO 20S179W TO 09S177E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
FROM 02S TO 19S BETWEEN 169W AND 177E...AND FROM 21S TO 24S BETWEEN
173W AND 177W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW LITTLE CHANGE. TROUGH FROM 19S167W TO LOW TO
12S177W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 16S171W 1007 MB. TROUGH FROM 17S167W TO LOW TO
13S175W.

.LOW 05S167E 1007 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM 09S177E TO LOW
TO 03S160E NEARLY STATIONARY. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM
SW OF LOW AND TROUGH BETWEEN 165E AND 171E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 10S160E TO 14S177E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW LITTLE CHANGE. TROUGH FROM 12S177W TO 10S180W
TO 10S173E TO LOW TO 03S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 09S169E 1007 MB. TROUGH FROM 13S175E TO LOW
TO 05S160E.

.RIDGE FROM 19S120W TO 11S139W MOVING N SLOWLY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 20S165W 20S154W 21S152W 25S157W
25S160W 21S165W 20S165W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S122W TO
19S136W TO 19S144W TO 20S147W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN AREA BOUNDED BY 20S165W 22S160W
19S152W 20S150W 23S152W 25S160W 25S165W 22S167W 20S165W. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S120W TO 22S125W TO 22S133W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 22S154W TO
22S164W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 20S TO 23S BETWEEN 121W AND 125W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.





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