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FZPN40 PHFO 030959
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1100 UTC TUE MAY 03 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MAY 03 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 04 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAY 05 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WEAKENING FRONT 26N140W TO 23N150W TO 23N160W TO 26N170W...MOVING
S AND SE FROM 10 KT E END SLOWING TO 5 KT OR LESS W OF 170W. NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 200 NM N OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT 23N140W TO 22N150W. NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 200 NM N OF FRONT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED OVER FORECAST WATERS. NE WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.FRONT 30N173E 26N167E TO 24N160E MOVING E TO 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N176W TO 26N175E. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
N OF 27N W OF 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N166W TO 26N175W TO 24N170E TO 24N160E.
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF FRONT.

.RIDGE 30N173W TO 25N172E MOVING E 15 KT AND ERODING FROM THE W.

.E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT SEAS 8 TO 9 FROM 07N TO 18N BETWEEN
145W AND 170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN
07N AND 14N FROM 145W TO 170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT BETWEEN 07N AND 13N FROM 160W TO 170W.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS ELSEWHERE 8 TO 9 FT N OF 20N BETWEEN 178W AND 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE AREA.

.SEAS ELSEWHERE 8 FT OR LOWER.

.ITCZ 03N140W TO 00N153W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ALONG ITCZ E OF
145W.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS BETWEEN 10N AND 05N FROM 165W TO 170W...
AND S OF 05N BETWEEN 175W AND 175E.


$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.


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