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FZPS40 PHFO 291630
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC THU JAN 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC JAN 29 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 30 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JAN 31 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION 09F 17.5S160.0E 1000MB MOVING ENE 10 KT.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT G 35 KT. SCATTERED STRONG TSTMS WITHIN
180 NM NW SEMICIRCLE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM 09F 17.5S161.5E 996 MB. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT G 45 KT. WITHIN 40 NM OF CENTER WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER. SEAS 12 KT OR GREATER. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM WINDS 20 TO
30 KT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM 09F 17.8S161.8E 992 MB. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT G 50 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF CENTER WINDS 34 KT OR
GREATER. SEAS 12 KT OR GREATER. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 200 NM WINDS 20 TO
30 KT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 18S173W 1005 MB MOVING N 10 KT. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 16S175W
14S176E 17S160E. NW TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE
14S168W 23S160W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 15S173W 1002 MB. TROUGH 25S165W THROUGH LOW TO
13S180W 14S170E. NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 100 NM OF LINE
08S171W 15S168W 25S159W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 18S168W 1000 MB. TROUGH 25S163W THROUGH LOW TO
13S180W 15S170W 25S155W. NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE
13S168W 25S155W.

.RIDGE 25S130W 13S150W MOVING SW 10 KT.

.RIDGE 25S155W 10S163W 02S180W 00S160E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 12S TO 17S W OF 165E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT WITHIN
100 NM OF LINE 07S180W 10S170W 20S161W 25S162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE 06S175W
25S161W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 14 FT WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE 10S170W
25S155W.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.SCATTERED STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 200 NM OF LINE 25S135W 18S150W
18S162W 10S170W 07S180W 14S160E.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.





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