High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 200515
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC WED AUG 20 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 20 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC AUG 21 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC AUG 22 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S173E TO 20S166E CONTINUING AS A STATIONARY
FRONT TO 17S160E. COLD FRONT MOVING E 10 KT S OF 21S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25S177W TO 19S175E CONTINUING AS
A STATIONARY FRONT TO 15S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25S168W TO 20S176W TO 18S179E.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S141W TO 21S145W TO 18S151W. COLD FRONT MOVING NE
10 KT. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 420 NM E OF FRONT S OF 23S. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF COLD FRONT E OF 145W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25S135W TO 19S144W CONTINUING AS
A STATIONARY FRONT TO 15S155W TO 13S165W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT
OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25S128W TO 21S136W CONTINUING AS
A STATIONARY FRONT TO 16S150W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S130W TO 20S138W 16S149W MOVING E SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 25S162W TO 19S155W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S176W TO 20S175E TO 18S167E MOVING E 15 KT.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF LINE FROM 03S120W TO 17S142W TO 13S167W TO
25S171W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 00S120W TO
20S140W TO 11S161W TO 25S162W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 170E
AND 175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF A LINE FROM 00S120W TO
25S153W...AND S OF A LINE FROM 25S177W TO 22S178E TO 25S165E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 05S W OF 165E...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF A
LINE FROM 06S169E TO 08S168W.

$$
.FORECASTER DWROE. HONOLULU HI.




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