Offshore Forecast
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FZHW60 PHFO 020947
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST WED SEP 2 2015

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.

PHZ105-021600-
1200 AM HST WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
AT 1100 PM HST...TROPICAL STORM IGNACIO WAS CENTERED AT 25.2N
156.2W...MOVING NW AT 9 KT. TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH TONIGHT AS IGNACIO CONTINUES TO TRACK NW OVER THE FAR N
WATERS. HURRICANE JIMENA IS FORECAST TO REMAIN E OF THE OFFSHORE
WATERS THROUGH SUNDAY.

FORECAST WINDS IN AND NEAR ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED
WITH CAUTION DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN FORECAST TRACK...SIZE...AND
INTENSITY.

IGNACIO FORECAST POSITIONS
800 AM HST WEDNESDAY 25.9N 157.4W
800 PM HST WEDNESDAY 27.2N 159.6W
800 AM HST THURSDAY  28.4N 161.6W
800 PM HST THURSDAY  29.7N 163.0W
800 PM HST FRIDAY    33.6N 164.2W
800 PM HST SATURDAY  38.5N 165.0W
800 PM HST SUNDAY    44.0N 163.5W

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PHZ180-021600-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
1200 AM HST WED SEP 2 2015

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS N OF 23N W OF
154W...WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER. W OF 16OW...
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. E OF 155W...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. OTHERWISE...
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...MAINLY IN SWELL.
THUNDERSTORMS N WATERS.
.WEDNESDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED N OF 23N W OF 155...
WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER. N OF 20N E OF 156W...
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. OTHERWISE...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 12 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS NW WATERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED N OF 23N W OF
157W...WINDS 34 KT OR GREATER AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER. N OF 20N E
OF 157W...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. OTHERWISE...VARIABLE WINDS TO
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
NW WATERS.
.THURSDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED N OF 25N W OF 159W...
WINDS 35 KT OR GREATER AND SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER. N OF 21N E OF 159W...
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. OTHERWISE...VARIABLE WINDS TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 12 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NW WATERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...N OF 22N...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. E OF 154W...
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. OTHERWISE...VARIABLE WINDS TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
12 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...VARIABLE WINDS TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...
HIGHEST N AND E.

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