High Seas Forecast
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC FRI OCT 31 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 OCT 31 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC NOV 01 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC NOV 02 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 20S120W TO 15S130W TO 12S139W NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 19S120W TO 16S130W TO 13S139W. E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300 NM S OF FRONT W OF 130W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 17S120W TO 16S130W TO 16S136W. E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 210 NM S OF FRONT W OF 124W.

.TROUGH FROM 02S166E TO 11S174E TO 14S170W TO 15S157W TO 23S149W
MOVING W SLOWLY. E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 360 NM S OF TROUGH
BETWEEN 164W AND 175W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 210 NM OF
TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 03S161E TO 14S179E TO 15S158W TO
25151W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 04S160E TO 14S175E TO 15S160W TO
25S152W.

.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS S
OF 21S BETWEEN 133W AND 142W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S124W TO 22S121W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.RIDGE FROM 03S173E TO 11S178W MOVING W SLOWLY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S175W TO 15S175E TO 25S168E.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 137W AND 153W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 122W AND 137W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 16S E OF 139W...FROM 14S TO
20S BETWEEN 163W AND 171W...AND S OF 20S BETWEEN 179W AND 173E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS S OF 19S BETWEEN BETWEEN 137W AND 145W...
AND ELSEWHERE FROM 07S TO 12S W OF 167E.

$$
.FORECASTER HOUSTON. HONOLULU HI.






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