Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 300945
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST FRI JAN 30 2015

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-301600-
1200 AM HST FRI JAN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
A FRONT WILL PASS OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS FRIDAY FOLLOWED BY A WEAK
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN THIS WEEKEND. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE
SOUTH OF THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK AS ANOTHER FRONT AFFECTS THE NRN
WATERS.

$$

PHZ180-301600-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
1200 AM HST FRI JAN 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...FRONT FROM 24N154W TO 19N163W AT 2 AM HST MOVING
E TO SE 20 KT. NW OF FRONT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...STRONGEST
NEAR FRONT N OF 23N. SE OF FRONT N OF 19N...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15
KT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW OF KAUAI.
.FRIDAY...FRONT FROM 22N152W TO 18N160W AT 2 PM HST BECOMING
STATIONARY AND DISSIPATING. W OF FRONT N OF 22N...W TO NW WINDS 10
TO 20 KT...STRONGEST N. ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS 15 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW HALF.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...N OF 23N...W WINDS 15 KT OR LESS. S OF
19N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 5 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW HALF.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...N OF 19N...VARIABLE WINDS 15 KT OR LESS. S OF
19N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUNDAY...E WINDS 15 KT OR LESS...STRONGEST S. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MONDAY...NW HALF...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 30 KT...STRONGEST NW AND N
OF KAUAI. SE HALF...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUESDAY...N OF 19N...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...STRONGEST N. S OF
19N...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST N.

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