High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC FRI AUG 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SOUTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 120W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC AUG 26 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 27 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 28 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 25S139W TO 20S147W TO 15S158W...MOVING E TO 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S131W TO 21S140W TO 15S155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT 25S126W TO 21S140W TO
15S156W.

.DISSIPATING FRONT 25S150W TO 23S155W TO 21S164W.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.FRONT 25S170E TO 22S166E TO 20S160E...NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S165E TO 18S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S172E TO 20S168E TO 15S160E.
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT W OF FRONT N OF 20S.

.TROUGH 00S170E TO 10S171E MOVING W 10 KT AND DISSIPATING.
ISOLATED TSTMS WITHIN 300 NM W OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 25S126W TO 22S140W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 10S AND 20S FROM 155W TO 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS E TO SE 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 10S AND 18S
FROM 150W TO 180W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 12S AND 18S
FROM 150W TO 175W.

.OTHERWISE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.

.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 10S AND 18S E OF 125W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS LOWERED TO 8 FT OR LESS.

.OTHERWISE SEAS 8 FT OR LESS.




$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.



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