High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC WED MAR 04 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MAR 04 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 05 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 06 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 10S178W 1004 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM 20S161W TO
11S170W TO LOW TO 08S174E TO 10S160E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 330 NM N AND NE OF LOW AND
TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 10S175E 1002 MB. TROUGH FROM 18S165W TO
11S179W TO LOW TO 11S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 09S174E 1001 MB. TROUGH FROM 05S178W TO LOW TO
11S160E.

.FRONT FROM 25S150W TO 22S158W TO 23S168W TO 25S174W NEARLY
STATIONARY. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE
FROM 18S154W TO 22S148W TO 25S144W. ISOLATED MODERATE TO LOCALLY
STRONG TSTMS BETWEEN FRONT AND LINE FROM 21S157W TO 20S162W TO
22S175W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 21S TO 23S BETWEEN 178E AND
179W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S149W TO 22S161W TO 22S172W TO
25S175W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S152W TO 23S163W TO 25S170W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S136W TO 22S150W MOVING S SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 14S157W TO 04S170W TO 01S177E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS AND SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS ELSEWHERE N OF 05S W OF
175W...AND FROM 13S TO 19S W OF 179E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN
90 NM OF POINT 05S166W...FROM 09S TO 12S BETWEEN 153W AND 157W...AND
FROM 20S TO 22S BETWEEN 164E AND 167E.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.








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