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FZPS40 PHFO 291705
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC FRI MAY 29 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC MAY 29 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 30 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC MAY 31 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 15S170E TO 20S180W TO 23S174W NEARLY STATIONARY. E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF LINE FROM 22S175W TO 23S162W. SE WINDS 20
TO 25 KT FROM 17S TO 20S BETWEEN 170E AND 174E. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS S OF 20S BETWEEN 173W AND 180W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF POINT
18S179E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH REDEVELOPED FROM 19S171W TO 25S162W. WINDS
20 TO 25 KT S OF LINE FROM 22S168W TO 24S158W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 21S172W TO 24S162W TO 23S150W. E TO
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF LINE FROM 24S166W TO 22S157W TO 23S146W.

.TROUGH FROM 03S160E TO 04S168E TO 05S174E NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS FROM 02S TO 09S W OF 176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 02S160E TO 05S169E TO 01S174E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 03S160E TO 04S164E TO 01S168E.

.TROUGH FROM 06S179W TO 12S177W TO 16S175W NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED TO LOCALLY SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 285 NM
E OF TROUGH. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM W OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 25S147W TO 24S136W TO 25S127W MOVING N SLOWLY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF LINE FROM 24S126W TO 15S134W TO 08S152W TO
08S167W TO 20S177W TO 20S176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF LINE FROM 12S120W TO 04S149W
TO 04S155W TO 21S166W TO 22S172W...EXCEPT SEAS 9 TO 11 FT S OF 23S
BETWEEN 161W AND 169W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 14 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 135W AND 165W.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 24S125W TO 20S140W TO
20S173W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 07S TO 18S E OF 130W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REST OF FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 02S TO 04S BETWEEN 173W AND 178E...
FROM 13S TO 16S BETWEEN 158W AND 162W...AND FROM 09S TO 15S BETWEEN
165W AND 169W.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.




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