High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 162311
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC WED APR 16 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC APR 16 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC APR 17 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC APR 18 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 25S121W 20S130W 17S140W 20S148W 25S151W MOVING NE SLOWLY E OF
130W AND SE SLOWLY W OF 145W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM S OF FRONT W OF 140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S121W 20S130W 17S140W 20S148W 25S151W.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 23S120W 19S140W 20S146W 25S149W. WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.FRONT 25S173E 21S169E 16S160E MOVING NE SLOWLY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S176E 18S168E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S177E TO 17S167E.

.TROUGH 25S162W TO 22S162W 19S165W 16S169W MOVING NE SLOWLY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS BOUNDED BY 15S150W 25S157W 17S165W 15S150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 22S160W 1009 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO
14S167W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 24S159W 1012 MB. TROUGH FROM L0W TO 17S162W.

.RIDGE 21S120W 19S126W MOVING SE SLOWLY.

.RIDGE 25S179W TO 22S178E TO 18S167E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT SE OF LINE 00S125W 05S135W 18S140W 00S165W AND SW
OF LINE 25S172E 17S160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT SE OF LINE 00S130W 20S140W
25S155W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 23S W OF 177E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT SE OF LINE 05S120W 25S155W AND S
OF 22S W OF 180W.

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

.ISOLATED STRONG TSTMS N OF 05S W OF 130W.

$$
.HONOLULU HI.





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