Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 290943
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST SAT AUG 29 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.

PHZ105-291600-
1200 AM HST SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
A LARGE SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE AREA WILL REMAIN SITUATED FAR N OF THE
ISLANDS. HURRICANE IGNACIO IS FORECAST TO ENTER THE ERN OFFSHORE
WATERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON OR EVENING.

IGNACIO FORECAST POSITIONS...

8 AM HST SATURDAY  16.3N 147.0W
8 PM HST SATURDAY  17.3N 148.4W
8 AM HST SUNDAY    18.2N 149.8W
8 PM HST SUNDAY    19.1N 151.1W
8 PM HST MONDAY    21.2N 153.8W
8 PM HST TUESDAY   23.5N 156.5W
8 PM HST WEDNESDAY 25.5N 159.0W

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PHZ180-291600-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
1200 AM HST SAT AUG 29 2015

...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WATERS...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW AND SE
WATERS.
.SATURDAY...SE WATERS...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...E
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E WATERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...S OF 22N E OF 157W...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E WATERS.
.SUNDAY...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE E OF 155W. ELSEWHERE...
MAINLY NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE E OF 155W. ELSEWHERE...
MAINLY NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WEDNESDAY...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.

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