Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 291530
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
600 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-292200-
600 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
A WEAKENING FRONT 300 NM NW OF KAUAI IS FORECAST TO MOVE INTO
OFFSHORE WATERS LATER THIS MORNING AND FINALLY SETTLE IN NEAR
KAUAI TONIGHT. TRADE WINDS ARE FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE
AREA TODAY INTO MONDAY AS THE FRONT WEAKENS. REMNANTS OF THE FRONT
IS FORECAST TO BECOME A TROUGH MONDAY NIGHT THEN DRIFT AND
DISSIPATE OVER THE ISLANDS TUESDAY. ANOTHER TROUGH FORMS W OF
KAUAI THURSDAY.

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PHZ180-292200-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
600 AM HST SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...W OF 157W...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. REST OF AREA E OF
157W...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. REMAINDER OF AREA...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...TROUGH W OF KAUAI. W OF 160W N OF
20N...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. REST OF AREA...S OF 20N W OF 160W...E
WINDS 10 KT. ELSEWHERE OF AREA N OF 20N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
REMAINDER OF AREA...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT HIGHEST S OF
BIG ISLAND.
.TUESDAY...TROUGH OVER CENTRAL ISLANDS. N OF 19N...VARIABLE WINDS 10
TO 15 KT. REST OF AREA...E  WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY...TROUGH FORMING W OF 160W. VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT W OF
158W N OF 20N. REST OF AREA N OF 20N...E WINDS TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
REMAINDER OF AREA...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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