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FZPN40 PHFO 060445
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC FRI MAR 06 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC MAR 06 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 07 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 08 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW NEAR 03N172E 1004 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO
03N160E AND FROM LOW TO 00N177E NEARLY STATIONARY. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 07N W OF 179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 03N160E TO 00N175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 04N160E TO 00N175E.

.FRONT FROM 30N144W TO 23N150W MOVING E 10 KT. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT N OF 26N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N141W TO 20N144W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 27N140W TO 18N144W.

.RIDGE FROM 30N163E TO 28N160E MOVING E SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 28N140W TO 24N146W MOVING SE 10 KT.

.WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 08N W OF 160W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 10N BETWEEN 160W AND 165E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT B IF 10N BETWEEN 160W AND 165E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 12 TO 14 FT FROM 10N TO 22N BETWEEN 170W AND 163E. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N145W TO 20N154W TO 07N155W. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT FROM 08N TO 15N E OF 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 14 FR FROM 12N TO 23N BETWEEN 170W AND
165E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N150W TO 20N156W
TO 07N166W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 08N TO 13N E OF 148W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT FROM 10N TO 23N BETWEEN 170W AND
168E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N150W TO 20N158W
TO 07N170W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 07N140W TO 08N148W TO 06N165W TO 07N178E. SCATTERED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM N OF THE ITCZ W OF 172W AND E OF 150W.
THE ITCZ. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF THE ITCZ.

$$
.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.





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