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FZPS40 PHFO 220510
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC TUE JUL 22 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC JUL 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JUL 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JUL 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 23S120W TO 19S125W TO 16S135W TO 14S144W MOVING NE 10 KT
E OF 131W...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 90 NM E OF FRONT S OF 19S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 21S120W TO 17S128W TO 15S137W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 21S120W TO 17S130W.

.FRONT FROM 25S161W TO 17S180E TO 07S160E MOVING E 10 KT S OF
24S...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS FROM 05S TO 10S W OF 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S156W TO 16S180E TO 06S160E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S155W TO 13S180E TO 08S160E. W TO NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 22S BETWEEN 146W AND 159W.

.TROUGH FROM 05S172E TO 09S180E TO 12S173W NEARLY STATIONARY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS BOUNDED BY 03S176E TO 08S174W TO 11S175W TO
09S173E TO 03S176E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 05S169E TO 11S178E TO 16S180E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH ABSORBED BY FRONT DISCUSSED IMMEDIATELY
ABOVE.

.HIGH 23S145W 1015 MB MOVING E 10 KT. RIDGES FROM HIGH TO 20S157W TO
16S165W...AND FROM HIGH TO 25S126W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 22S135W 1016 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH 23S126W 1019 MB.

.RIDGE FROM 23S160E TO 19S179E NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 13 FT S OF 24S BETWEEN 166W AND 172W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE S OF LINE FROM 24S162W TO 20S167W TO 18S176W TO 18S173E
TO 22S170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF LINE FROM 24S151W TO 20S159W
TO 20S170W TO 22S168E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF LINE FROM 24S144W TO 22S154W
TO 22S163W TO 24S176W TO 22S173E.

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

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.




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