High Seas Forecast
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FZPS40 PHFO 280515
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC FRI NOV 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 NOV 28 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC NOV 29 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC NOV 30 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 21S162W 1006 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 22S159W
TO 18S156W NEARLY STATIONARY. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 200 NM S
OF LOW AND TROUGH TO 159W...AND WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 240 NM E
OF TROUGH FROM 22S159W TO 18S156W. ISOLATED TSTMS S OF 20S BETWEEN
154W AND 162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 23S162W 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 23S157W
TO 18S152W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 200 NM S AND E OF TROUGH.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 23S163W 1008 MB. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO 24S158W
TO 18S152W...AND FROM LOW TO 16S164W TO 12S170W. WINDS DIMINISHED TO
20 KT OR LESS.

.RELOCATED...LOW NEAR 14S155W 1007 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGHS
FROM LOW TO 18S156W AND FROM LOW TO 12S145W TO 15S135W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 16S152W TO 12S153W
TO 12S140W TO 13S135W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 12S155W TO 14S135W.

.LOW 22S125W 1006 MB MOVING SSE NEAR 10 KT. TROUGH FROM LOW TO
15S135W. FRONT FROM LOW TO 25S124W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 270 NM
E SEMICIRCLE OF LOW.
.24 HR FORECAST LOW 24S123W 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 13S135W.
FRONT FROM LOW TO 25S122W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS E
OF LOW S OF 18S.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED S OF FORECAST AREA. TROUGH FROM 22S120W
TO 17S125W TO 14S135W. AREA OF 20 TO 25 KT WINDS MOVED E OF FORECAST
AREA.

.RELOCATED LOW AT 06S163E NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO
06S160E AND FROM LOW TO 10S175E TO 15S170W TO LOW AT 21S162W...
NEARLY STATIONARY. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM
N OF TROUGH BETWEEN LOW AND 172W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 06S164E 1006 MB. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO 06S160E
AND FROM LOW TO 10S169E TO 12S176E TO 15S170W TO 16S165W TO LOW AT
23S162W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 06S162E 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 10S165E TO
12S170E TO 12S175E.

.RIDGE FROM 17S120W TO 08S144W TO 10S170W TO 07S170E TO 00S160E
NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 23S E OF 132W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 22S
BETWEEN 154W TO 163W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 150W AND 165W.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 18S E OF 123W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 23S BETWEEN 153W AND 163W.

.OTHERWISE...SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

$$
.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.










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