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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC WED SEP 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SOUTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 120W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SEP 02 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 03 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 04 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 05S173E 1009 MB MOVING W SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 00S180E.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 10S BETWEEN 170E AND 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 05S170E 1011 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 00S179E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 07S167E 1013 MB. TROUGH FROM 00S160E TO THE
LOW TO 03S175E.

.FRONT 25S178E TO 21S169E MOVING E 15 KT. NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
WITHIN 240 NM E OF FRONT S OF 24S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S175W TO 22S178E TO 21S175E. WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S168W TO 22S174W.

.FRONT 25S133W TO 20S140W TO 15S150W TO 12S160W TO 11S174W MOVING E
10 KT. E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM S OF FRONT W OF
157W. NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 150 NM E OF FRONT S OF 24S.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF FRONT W OF 168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT ABSORBED BY FRONT DESCRIBED BELOW.

.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S130W TO 17S140W TO 13S148W MERGED WITH
FRONT DESCRIBED ABOVE. NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM E OF
FRONT S OF 24S.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S123W TO 20S130W TO 14S145W. WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S164E TO 23S160E. NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
WITHIN 360 NM E OF FRONT S OF 24S.

.RIDGE 25S120W TO 21S127W TO 18S137W NEARLY STATIONARY AND ERODING
FROM THE W 10 KT.

.RIDGE 25S171W TO 19S174W TO 19S166E TO 21S160E MOVING SE 10 KT.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 15 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 131W AND 159W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF 07S BETWEEN 120W AND 135W...S OF 15S BETWEEN 135W
AND 150W...AND S OF 08S BETWEEN 150W AND 170W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 140W AND 160W.
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT S OF 23S BETWEEN 134W AND 140W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF 07S BETWEEN 134W AND 170W...AND S OF 05S E OF 134W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT S OF 19S BETWEEN 129W AND 148W.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE S OF 135W...S OF 10S BETWEEN 135W AND
160W...AND FROM 09S TO 20S BETWEEN 160W AND 168W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N
OF 15S E OF 130W.

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

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.HONOLULU HI.







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