High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 271100
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC WED AUG 27 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC AUG 27 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 28 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 29 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S146W TO 17S153W TO 11S170W TO 09S180E TO 08S169E.
FRONT MOVING E SLOWLY S OF 17S...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE.
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 450 NM S OF FRONT BETWEEN 163W AND
176E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 360 NM N OF...AND
WITHIN 120 NM S OF FRONT W OF 169W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN
60 NM E OF FRONT S OF 23S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S141W TO 18S149W TO 12S163W TO
10S177E. E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 510 NM S OF FRONT W OF
163W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S135W TO 17S147W TO 12S164W TO
10S178W. E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 600 NM S OF FRONT W OF
160W.

.FRONT FROM 25S170E TO 19S167E TO 14S160E. FRONT MOVING E SLOWLY S
OF 19S...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 150 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S171E TO 14S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S171E TO 13S162E.

.RIDGE FROM 25S127W TO 20S140W TO 15S151W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S168W TO 19S156W MOVING E 10 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S179W TO 17S169E MOVING E 10 KT.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 13 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 156W AND 164W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE FROM 20S138W TO 03S149W TO 04S164W TO 10S170W
TO 10S176E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 06S E OF 138W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S135W TO
12S160W TO 11S170W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 93S TO 19S E OF 133W...AND
FROM 10S TO 20S BETWEEN 170W AND 178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 140W AND 154W...
AND FROM 11S TO 19S BETWEEN 158W AND 172W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 07S W OF 168E.

$$
.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.





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