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FZPS40 PHFO 110515
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC FRI JUL 11 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC JUL 11 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JUL 12 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JUL 13 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT FROM 25S151W TO 18S160W TO 11S172W MOVING E 10 KT S OF 18S
AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. WINDS 20 TO 35 KT S OF A LINE FROM
22S142W TO 18S160W TO 22S172W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT S OF 20S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S143W TO 20S150W TO 13S164W. WINDS 20
TO 30 KT S OF LINE FROM 17S151W TO 25S133W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S140W TO 18S150W TO 15S160W. WINDS
20 TO 25 KT S OF 23S BETWEEN FRONT AND 132W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S165E TO 21S160E MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S174E TO 18S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S178E TO 18S170E TO 15S160E.

.RIDGE FROM 24S120W TO 20S140W TO 17S150W TO 14S160E NEARLY
STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 16 FT S OF 21S BETWEEN 130W AND 175W. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 03S120W TO 10S138W TO 14S152W TO 14S170W TO
19S179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 14 FT S 20S BETWEEN 140W AND 158W.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 04S120W TO 05S135W TO
18S140W TO 12S165W TO 22S178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 TO 12 FT S OF A LINE FROM 10S168W TO
18S150W TO 23S134W. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT E OF A LINE FROM 02S138W TO
20S130W TO 25S124W...AND IN AREA S OF 23S BETWEEN 168E AND 178E.

.OTHERWISE...SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 03S BETWEEN 160W AND 172W.

$$
.FORECASTER BURKE. HONOLULU HI.





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