Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FZHW60 PHFO 240317
OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
600 PM HST THU MAR 23 2017

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-241000-
600 PM HST THU MAR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
A SURFACE RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER THE N WATERS THROUGH FRIDAY.
A NEW HIGH WILL BUILD N OF THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT AND REMAIN NEARLY
IN PLACE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A VERY LARGE NW SWELL WILL AFFECT THE
AREA STARTING SATURDAY.

$$

PHZ180-241000-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
600 PM HST THU MAR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SE HALF...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. NW HALF...E TO SE WINDS 5
TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SE HALF...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. NW
HALF...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...S OF 22N...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. N OF
22N...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT SATURDAY MORNING...RISING
TO 10 TO 13 FT SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY WITH A LARGE NW SWELL.
.MONDAY...SE HALF...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. NW HALF...SE TO
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUESDAY...SE HALF...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. NW HALF...SE TO E WINDS 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

FOSTER



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