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FZPN40 PHFO 290445
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC SAT NOV 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC NOV 29 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC NOV 30 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC DEC 01 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT FROM 30N177E TO 24N172E TO 20N160E MOVING E 20 KT. WINDS 30
TO 35 KT N OF 29N BETWEEN FRONT AND 165E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 30N172W TO 25N174E TO 29N160E. SCATTERED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT N OF 24N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N175W TO 27N178W TO 22N175E TO
19N160E. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND 170W N OF 29N.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N170W TO 24N179W TO 21N160E. WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 01N160E 1006 MB MOVING NW SLOWLY. SCATTERED MODERATE TO LOCALLY
STRONG TSTMS S OF 09N W OF 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED W OF AREA.

.TROUGH FROM 12N140W TO 07N142W MOVING W 15 KT. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 12N145W TO 07N149W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAKENING TROUGH FROM 11N151W TO 08N154W.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 25N140W TO 22N149W TO 22N154W. FRONT MOVING E
SLOWLY E OF 145W...NEARLY STATIONARY W OF 145W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 24N140W TO 15N167W NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 30N167W TO 25N175W TO 21N173E MOVING E 10 KT AND ERODING
FROM THE W.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 15N BETWEEN 150W AND 172E...
AND FROM 15N TO 25N BETWEEN 150W AND 170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 09N TO 19N BETWEEN
148W AND 172W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 18N BETWEEN
154W AND 170W...AND FROM 08N TO 14N BETWEEN 170W AND 170E.

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW WELL NE OF AREA. W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N
OF 25N E OF 149W.

.OTHERWISE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER OF AREA.

.SEAS 18 TO 24 FT W OF A LINE FROM 30N172E TO 27N167E. SEAS 12 TO 18
FT ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N174E TO 22N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE W OF A LINE FROM 30N177E TO 20N160E...AND E OF A LINE FROM
30N178E TO 20N179W TO 11N168E TO 06N178W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 18 TO 22 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N179W TO
24N174E TO 25N168E. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM
30N177W TO 19N170E TO 18N160E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE
FROM 22N140W TO 08N150W TO 05N177W TO 10N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 18 FT N OF A LINE FROM 28N140W TO
28N145W TO 30N149W. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N167W TO
18N174W TO 11N174E TO 12N170E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 24N E
OF 154W...AND W OF A LINE FROM 30N164W TO 16N150W TO 07N150W.

.OTHERWISE SEAS 8 FT OR LESS REMAINDER OF AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 08N TO 10N BETWEEN 175E AND 179E.

.ITCZ FROM 07N144W TO 08N158W TO 05N178W TO 06N171E. SCATTERED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF ITCZ E OF 167W...ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITH 60 NM OF ITCZ W OF 167W.

$$

.FORECASTER BRAVENDER. HONOLULU HI.





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