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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC THU AUG 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC AUG 28 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC AUG 29 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC AUG 30 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S143W TO 14S160W TO 10S176W TO 09S171E MOVING E 10 KT.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 24S BETWEEN THE FRONT AND 139W...AND WITHIN
360 NM S OF FRONT BETWEEN 160W AND 170W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO
STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF FRONT W OF 164W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S136W TO 17S150W TO 10S175W. WINDS 20
TO 25 KT WITHIN 420 NM S OF FRONT W OF 165W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S133W TO 20S147W TO 14S160W TO
10S172W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 420 NM S OF FRONT W OF 155W.

.FRONT FROM 25S170E TO 20S165E TO 17S160E NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT FROM 25S171E TO 18S163E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT FROM 25S173E TO 20S168E.

.HIGH 25S120W 1021 MB MOVING ESE SLOWLY. RIDGE FROM HIGH TO 18S147W
MOVING E 10 KT.

.WEAK RIDGE FROM 25S177E TO 22S171E MOVING E SLOWLY AND DISSIPATING.

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

.SEAS 11 TO 13 FT S OF 23S BETWEEN 151W AND 159W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF 23S BETWEEN 140W AND 150W...S OF 20S BETWEEN 150W AND
160W...AND S OF 12S BETWEEN 160W AND 170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 10S TO 15S BETWEEN 160W AND
170W. SEAS 9 FT S OF 23S BETWEEN 142W AND 150W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 137W AND 165W.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 12S TO 21S BETWEEN 160W AND 170W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 10S W OF 170E...AND FROM 03S
TO 07S BETWEEN 175E AND 180E.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.





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