High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 251715
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC SAT OCT 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 25 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC OCT 26 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC OCT 27 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S136W TO 22S139W TO 19S144W THENCE WEAKENING
STATIONARY FRONT TO 15S154W TO 13S158W. COLD FRONT MOVING E SLOWLY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM E OF FRONT S OF 20S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S133W TO 19S143W. N TO NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT S OF 24S BETWEEN 123W AND 127W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S125W TO 16S140W. WINDS EASED TO
20 KT OR LESS OVER FORECAST WATERS.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S164W TO 16S176W MOVING E SLOWLY. S TO SE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN FRONT AND 180W FROM 16S TO 19S. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S161W TO 17S169W. ASSOCIATED WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S152W TO 16S158W.

.TROUGH FROM 07S169E TO 10S174E TO 11S179E MOVING S SLOWLY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 07S169E TO 15S179E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 07S172E TO 13S176E TO 17S179W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S125W TO 17S139W TO 16S146W MOVING NE 10 KT AND
ERODING FROM THE W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S157W TO 19S169W MOVING E 10 KT.

.SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 14S TO 18S W OF 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF A LINE FROM 06S120W TO 07S124W TO 13S130W TO
25S134W AND FROM 14S TO 17S W OF 164E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S122W TO 23S124W
TO 22S133W TO 25S137W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS SUBSIDED TO 8 FT OR LESS.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE FROM 05S TO 14S W OF 166E...FROM
01S TO 16S BETWEEN 166E AND 174E...FROM 05S TO 19S BETWEEN 174E AND
176W...FROM 04S TO 10S BETWEEN 160W AND 170W...FROM 13S TO 17S
BETWEEN 164W AND 167W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF 11S172E.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.





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