High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 031527
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1730 UTC SAT DEC 03 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1200 UTC DEC 03 2016.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 04 2016.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC DEC 05 2016.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 07S172W 1009 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM 03S174W TO LOW TO
10S165W TO 14S155W. WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG TSTMS
WITHIN 200 NM E OF LOW AND TROUGHS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 08S172W 1008 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED.

.FRONT 25S164W TO 22S170W TO 19S180W MOVING E TO 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S155W TO 21S165W TO 18S180W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S145W TO 22S155W TO 22S170W TO 22S180W.
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT.

.TROUGH 20S167W TO 17S173W TO 09S180W 06S172E...NEARLY STATIONARY.
SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 200 NM EITHER SIDE OF
TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 18S165W TO 16S175W TO 10S180W TO 04S173E TO
03S170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 17S179E TO 10S175E TO 03S167E.

.HIGH 08S167E 1011 MB NEARLY STATIONARY.
.12 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

$$

.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.



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