High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC TUE JUL 26 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC JUL 26 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JUL 27 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JUL 28 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 23S120W TO 22S127W TO 24S135W TO 21S146W MOVING SE TO
10 KT. ISOLATED TSTMS S OF 20S BETWEEN 130W AND 140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S131W TO 20S136W...DISSIPATING.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.FRONT NEAR 25S160E NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S160E MOVING E SLOWLY.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S167E TO 22S160E.

.TROUGH 05S160E TO 08S170E TO 11S175W NEARLY STATIONARY.
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN TROUGH AND 15S. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 250 NM N AND WITHIN 160 NM S
OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN
10S AND 18S FROM 170W AND 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 13S AND 18S
FROM 155W TO 175W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT S OF FORECAST AREA 29S160W TO 27S165W
TO 26S178W MOVING NE 20 KT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S142W TO 23S147W TO 20S160W.
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT. NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 22S
BETWEEN FRONT AND 135W.

.HIGH 24S167W 1019 MB MOVING ESE 15 KT AND DISSIPATING.
.12 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 14 FT S OF LINE FROM 08S120W TO 25S147W. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT S PF 20S BETWEEN 175W AND 165E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN
10S AND 16S FROM 155W TO 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT E OF A LINE FROM 04S120W
TO 25S135W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 08S AND 20S FROM 179W TO
170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 143W TO 170W.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 07S AND 16S FROM 170W TO 173E. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT E OF 127W BETWEEN 02S AND 20S.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.


$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.



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