High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC FRI DEC 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 DEC 02 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC DEC 03 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC DEC 04 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW NEAR 07S170W 1009 MB MOVING W SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO
04S179W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM N OF LOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW NEAR 07S171W 1009 MB. TROUGH FROM 14S160W
TO LOW TO 08S176W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. WEAKENING TROUGH FROM 17S161W
TO 05S175W.

.LOW NEAR 09S160W 1009 MB MOVING SW SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM 16S152W TO
LOW TO 07S166W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM NE AND E OF
LOW AND TROUGH...AND FROM 10S TO 14S BETWEEN 142W AND 152W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH MERGED WITH LOW
DESCRIBED ABOVE.

.FRONT FROM 25S171W TO 13S164E MOVING E 15 KT. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM NE OF TROUGH E OF 176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S164W TO 18S179W TO 15S172E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT WEAKENED TO A TROUGH FROM 25S156W TO
18S171W TO 18S179W.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 06S TO 09S BETWEEN 171E AND 176E.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 06S TO 13S BETWEEN 176E AND 176W.

$$

.FORECASTER BRAVENDER. HONOLULU HI.



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