Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 290330
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
600 PM HST SUN AUG 28 2016

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-291000-
600 PM HST SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN NORTH OF THE AREA THROUGH THE
WEEK. TROPICAL CYCLONE MADELINE IS FORECAST TO MOVE INTO THE EASTERN
OFFSHORE WATERS TUESDAY NIGHT THEN MOVE WEST THROUGH THE AREA
THROUGH THURSDAY. DISTANT TROPICAL CYCLONE LESTER IS FORECAST TO
CONTINUE ON A WESTWARD TRACK AND REACH THE FAR EASTERN OFFSHORE
WATERS FRIDAY.

MADELINE FORECAST POSITIONS

2 AM HST MONDAY 18.1N 144.5W
2 PM HST MONDAY 18.82 146.2W
2 AM HST TUESDAY 19.1N 148.0W
2 PM HST TUESDAY 19.2N 149.8
2 PM HST WEDNESDAY 18.7N 154.0W

$$

PHZ180-291000-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
600 PM HST SUN AUG 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
THUNDERSTORMS S OF 17N.
.MONDAY...E OF 154W...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. W OF 154W...E WINDS 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...E OF 156W...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. W OF
156W...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT
E WATERS TUESDAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE EAST OF BIG
ISLAND. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT AND
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE E HALF. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT. W HALF...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT AND SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THURSDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WATERS SW OF THE MAIN
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS. ELSEWHERE....E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRIDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE FAR E WATER FROM
TROPICAL CYCLONE LESTER. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT AND SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$



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