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FZPN40 PHFO 281016
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1100 UTC WED JAN 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC JAN 28 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 29 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC JAN 30 2015.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT W OF LINE 30N162W 25N175W 17N180W 13N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT APPROACHING AREA FROM THE W. SE WINDS 30 TO
35 KT NW OF LINE 30N163E 28N160E...WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE W OF
LINE 30N170E 20N170W 13N180W 12N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 29N163E 1006 MB. FRONT 30N163E THROUGH LOW
TO 24N160E. WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITHIN 330 NM OF LOW SE QUADRANT.
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE NW OF LINE 30N172E 26N171E 24N160E.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 30N157W TO 26N165W TO 22N175W MOVING SE 5 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N154W 28N156W 21N160W. S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
N OF 28N BETWEEN 148W AND 151W...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE
30N160W 26N173W 30N180W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED. NEW FRONT 30N158W 24N161W. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE 30N142W 27N145W 24N165W 30N175W.

.ITCZ 06N140W 02N160W 04N170W 03N180W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 90 NM OF ITCZ.

.RIDGE 30N146W 27N160W MOVING SE 10 KT.

.RIDGE 28N165W 26N175W 30N175E MOVING S 10 KT.

.NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 09N TO 06N BETWEEN 180W AND 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 11N TO 04N W OF 180W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 20N TO 13N BETWEEN 170W
AND 170E AND FROM 08N TO 05N BETWEEN 175E AND 165E.

.SEAS 8 TO 13 FT NW OF LINE 30N150W 03N170W 06N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 13 FT NW OF LINE 30N140W 06N160W 04N160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT N OF LINE 30N155W 25N160W
27N160E...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 05N.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.





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