High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 211142
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC THU AUG 21 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC AUG 21 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 22 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 23 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S174W TO 22S178W TO 21S176E TO 19S165E TO 17S160E
MOVING E 20 KT S OF 21S AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S166W TO 21S172W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
S OF 24S BETWEEN 161W AND 178W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S155W TO 18S164W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
S OF A LINE FROM 25S151W TO 21S157W TO 21S167W TO 25S169W.

.FRONT FROM 25S133W TO 21S138W TO 16S150W TO 13S161W MOVING E 10 KT
S OF 22S AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 150 NM OF FRONT S OF 22S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S128W TO 22S133W TO 20S141W TO
16S150W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S120W TO 20S127W.

.RIDGE FROM 24S120W TO 20S129W TO 18S139W MOVING E SLOWLY.

.RIDGE FROM 25S147W TO 23S143W MOVING SE 20 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S162W TO 22S173W MOVING E 20 KT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST SE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 16S W OF 178E.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF A LINE FROM 03S120W TO 07S129W TO 20S133W TO
12S160W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 12S TO 18S BETWEEN 160W AND 168W...AND
S OF 24S BETWEEN 171E AND 178E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 170E AND
175W...AND S OF A LINE FROM 03S120W TO 05S125W TO 14S133W TO 23S135W
TO 20S143W TO 25S148W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 14 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S153W TO
21S160W TO 19S176E TO 25S163E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT FROM 04S TO 15S E OF
128W...S OF 23S BETWEEN 120W AND 128W...FROM 16S TO 21S W OF
164E...AND FROM 12S TO 15S BETWEEN 162E AND 166E.

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

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 12S W OF 173E. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS FROM 03S TO 06S BETWEEN 173E AND 175W...AND WITHIN 60 NM OF
11S175E AND 07S170W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.





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