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FZPS40 PHFO 242309
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC THU JUL 24 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC JUL 24 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JUL 25 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC JUL 26 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S146W TO 20S155W TO 15S166W THENCE STATIONARY
FRONT TO 11S178W TO 08S160E. COLD FRONT MOVING NE 10 KT AND SLOWING.
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 240 NM NE OF FRONT S OF 20S. SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT FROM 09S TO 19S W OF 167E...AND FROM 09S TO 17S BETWEEN
167E AND 177W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT BETWEEN
178W AND 174E...AND WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT W OF 168E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 25S144W TO 16S159W THENCE
STATIONARY FRONT TO 11S175W TO 07S168E TO 07S160E. SE WINDS 20 TO 25
KT FROM 08S TO 22S W OF 177E...AND FROM 10S TO 15S BETWEEN 177E AND
173W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST STATIONARY FRONT FROM 25S144W TO 21S153W TO
13S165W TO 10S180E TO 07S160E. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08S TO 18S
W OF 179E...AND FROM 10S TO 15S BETWEEN 179E AND 169W. W WINDS 20 TO
25 KT S OF 23S BETWEEN 154W AND 167W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S170E TO 22S180W TO 20S173W TO 18S164W NEARLY
STATIONARY AND BUILDING E SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 24S120W TO 23S133W TO 20S144W TO 14S160E NEARLY
STATIONARY.

.48 HR FORECAST E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 11S TO 18S E OF 127W.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 137W AND 174W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
FROM 08S TO 16S W OF 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S133W TO
20S147W TO 19S163W TO 25S 163W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 06S TO 18S W OF
180W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF 21S BETWEEN 155W AND 175E.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 132W AND 147W...FROM 08S TO 20S E
OF 130W...AND FROM 06S TO 16S W OF 180E.

.REMAINDER OF AREA SEAS 8 FT OR LESS.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 03S W OF 169E.

$$

.FORECASTER BIRCHARD. HONOLULU HI.





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