High Seas Forecast
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1700 UTC SUN MAY 29 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MAY 29 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 30 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 31 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 30N152W TO 27N156W TO 26N160W MOVING SE 10 KT. TROUGH FROM
28N153W TO 25N158W MOVING SE SLOWLY AND DISSIPATING.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. FRONT 30N146W TO 25N153W TO
22N160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N142W TO 28N143W TO 24N150W TO 20N159W.
PART OF FRONT DISSIPATING W OF 150W.

.WEAK FRONT 30N161W TO 26N165W TO 25N170W TO 26N174W MOVING SE
NEAR 10 KT AND DISSIPATING.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.FRONT JUST NW OF FORECAST AREA MOVING SE NEAR 10 KT. SW WINDS 20
TO 30 KT W OF A LINE FROM 30N166E TO 26N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT AT 30N160E. SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT NW OF A
LINE FROM 30N170E TO 26N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MOVED JUST N OF FORECAST AREA. SW WINDS
20 TO 30 KT N OF A LINE FROM 30N175E TO 24N160E.

.RIDGE 23N160E TO 28N175E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.RIDGE 30N140W TO 22N156W MOVING E SLOWLY AND ERODING FROM W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF A LINE...30N166E TO
27N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF A LINE...30N170E TO
26N160E.

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

.ITCZ 07N140W TO 06N155W TO 00N167W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 300 NM N OF ITCZ AND WITHIN 200 NM S OF ITCZ E OF 150W.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS BETWEEN 10N AND 03N W OF 180W.

$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.



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