High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 221715
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC FRI AUG 22 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 AUG 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC AUG 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC AUG 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S126W TO 22S131W TO 22S137W TO 19S144W TO 16S149W
TO 15S153W MOVING E 10 KT E OF 132W AND ALMOST STATIONARY ELSEWHERE.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF FRONT S OF 23S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S120W TO 22S124W TO 22S127W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT E OF FORECAST AREA.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S161W TO 20S170W TO 16S180W MOVING E 20 KT. WINDS
20 TO 25 KT S OF 23S BETWEEN 158W AND 180W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S152W TO 16S163W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
S OF A LINE FROM 25S148W TO 21S153W TO 24S164W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S145W TO 17S157W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
S OF A LINE FROM 25S153W TO 23S157W TO 23S163W.

.RIDGE FROM 23S120W TO 21S124W TO 20S132W MOVING NE SLOWLY AND
WEAKENING FROM THE WEST.

.RIDGE FROM 25S146W TO 19S162W MOVING NE 15 KT.

.SE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 12S TO 20S W OF 168E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 16S W OF 176E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10S TO 18S BETWEEN 175W AND
170E...AND S OF A LINE FROM 18S172E TO 18S169E TO 25S162E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S161W TO 22S179E TO 22S176E TO
25S171E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF A LINE FROM 03S120W TO 05S126W TO
23S133W TO 25S139W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 15 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S149W TO
21S157W TO 18S175E TO 25S164E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF A LINE FROM
00S120W TO 05S130W TO 15S124W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S147W TO
19S161W TO 21S171W TO 23S174W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF A LINE
FROM 25S142W TO 18S152W TO 10S178E TO 10S172E TO 20S168E TO 25S160E.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF A LINE FROM 01S123W TO 05S127W TO 15S127W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 01S TO 09S W OF 167E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE N OF 10S W OF 168E...FROM 06S TO 12S
BETWEEN 168E AND 172E...FROM 03S TO 07S BETWEEN 172E AND 179E...FROM
07S TO 11S BETWEEN 177W AND 180W...FROM 04S TO 08S BETWEEN 172W AND
176W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF 14S176W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.




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