High Seas Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZPS40 PHFO 290320
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC SUN MAY 29 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC MAY 29 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 30 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 31 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 16S141W 1010 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH 17S130W TO THE LOW
13S155W TO 07S165W TO 05S174W NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 15S142W 1011 MB. TROUGH 18S130W TO THE LOW
TO 05S175W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 14S141W 1012 MB. TROUGHS 18S130W TO THE
LOW...AND FROM 10S164W TO 04S174E.

.FRONT 25S166E TO 22S160E MOVING E 25 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S176E TO 21S164E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S176W TO 22S176E TO 21S167E.

.WEAK FRONT 18S120W TO 17S130W NEARLY STATIONARY AND DISSIPATING.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT 17S120W TO 15S125W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE 25S177W TO 20S167E TO 18S160E MOVING E 10 KT AND ERODING
FROM THE W.

.RIDGE 15S128W TO 02S161W NEARLY STATIONARY.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 23S W OF 167E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 10S E OF
124W. SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 FT S OF 23S BETWEEN 175E AND 180E. SEAS
8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS DIMINISHED TO 8 FT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE
FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 12S W OF
174W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.