High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 252309
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC THU AUG 25 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC AUG 25 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC AUG 26 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC AUG 27 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S143W TO 22S145W MOVING E 10 KT THENCE A DISSIPATING
STATIONARY FRONT TO 18S147W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S137W TO 21S142W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S123W TO 22S137W.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S149W TO 21S155W MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MERGED WITH COLD FRONT DESCRIBED IMMEDIATELY ABOVE.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S163E TO 23S160E MOVING NE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S168E TO 22S165E TO 21S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S170E TO 22S165E TO 21S160E.

.RIDGE FROM 25S129W TO 20S140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE DISSIPATED OVER FORECAST WATERS.

.RIDGE FROM 25S175W TO 21S178E TO 15S167E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE FROM 25S170W TO 21S178E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE FROM 25S168W TO 21S179E.

.WINDS E TO SE 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM
13S179W TO 16S167W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS E TO SE 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 360 NM EITHER SIDE
OF A LINE FROM 11S177W TO 18S154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST WATERS.

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT WITHIN 240 NM EITHER SIDE OF A LINE FROM 16S132W TO
18S120W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS SUBSIDED TO 8 FT OR LOWER.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 04S TO 16S BETWEEN 165E AND 177E.

$$

.FORECASTER BEDAL. HONOLULU HI.



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