High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 131715
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC SUN JUL 13 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC JUL 13 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 14 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 15 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 25S136W TO 22S140W TO 20S150W 18S155W 18S160W MOVING
E SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT S OF 22S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S133W TO 20S145W TO 18S153W.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT S OF 22S.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S128W TO 20S140W TO 19S146W.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT E OF FRONT S OF 23S.

.WARM FRONT 19S170W 21S176W 25S178W MOVING SE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WARM FRONT 20S166W TO 25S169W. WINDS
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT S OF 21S BETWEEN 162W AND 174W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WARM FRONT MOVED S OF FCST AREA.
FOR WINDS...REFER TO COLD FRONT DESCRIBED BELOW.

.COLD FRONT 25S165E TO 24S160E MOVING NE AND E 20 KT.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT 25S178E TO 17S172E TO 13S160E.
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT W OF FRONT S OF 20S.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT 25S170W TO 20S175W TO 17S180W.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND 157W S OF 20S.

.TROUGH 04S174E TO 06S180W TO 11S173W TO 17S158W NEARLY
STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING TROUGH 06S180W TO 08S177W TO
15S170W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE 24S120W TO 19S140W TO 14S154W MOVING SE 10 KT.

.RIDGE 25S160W TO 24S152W TO 23S145W MOVING E 10 KT.

.OTHERWISE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.

.SEAS 8 TO 13 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 130W AND 161W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT E
OF A LINE...00S132W 10S138W 20S130W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE S OF
A LINE...25S170W 08S161W 08S152W 18S150W 20S132W 25S126W.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 170W AND 174E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 15 FT S OF 20S W OF 177E. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 167W AND 177W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF A LINE...
25S142W 20S130W 08S120W...AND ALSO N OF 10S BETWEEN 145W AND 155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 14 FT S OF A LINE...20S160E 17S176E
20S169W 25S164W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 24S E OF 133W...AND ALSO N OF
10S BETWEEN 149W AND 160W.

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

.WIDELY SCATTERED TSTMS N OF 10S W OF 165W.

$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.









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