High Seas Forecast
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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1100 UTC THU OCT 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC OCT 02 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC OCT 03 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC OCT 04 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 06N162E 1006 MB MOVING NW SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND SEAS
8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 330 NM E QUADRANT OF LOW. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
S OF 12N W OF 176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 10N160E 1004 MB. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND SEAS
8 TO 10 FT WITHIN 300 NM NE QUADRANT OF LOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...MOVED W OF 160E.
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 12 FT FROM 11N TO 15N W OF 161E OVER
FORECAST WATERS.

.COLD FRONT FROM 30N179W TO 27N175E TO 26N168E TO 27N161E MOVING
SE 15 KT E OF 175E AND MOVING S 10 KT ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N169W TO 25N178E TO 22N163E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N165W TO 26N170W TO 24N173E.
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 27N BETWEEN 173W AND 170E.

.STATIONARY WEAKENING FRONT FROM 30N157W TO 27N162W TO 26N170W.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 30N149W TO 25N159W TO 22N171W TO 23N177E NEARLY
STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 29N BETWEEN 157W AND 172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N161W TO
27N173W TO 29N178W TO 29N168E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 30N AND A LINE FROM 29N173W
TO 27N178W TO 27N172E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 10N140W TO 12N153W TO 10N162W TO 09N180E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 270 NM OF ITCZ.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF 16N148W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.




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