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FZPN40 PHFO 041035
HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1100 UTC WED MAR 04 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0600 UTC MAR 04 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 05 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 06 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 29N154W 1014 MB MOVING N SLOWLY. TROUGH FROM 30N154W TO LOW TO
24N153W TO 19N154W NEARLY STATIONARY. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT OVER
FORECAST WATERS N OF 27N BETWEEN 150W AND 160W. ISOLATED MODERATE
TSTMS N OF 28N BETWEEN 150W AND 154W...AND FROM 18N TO 20N BETWEEN
151W AND 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW MOVED N OF FORECAST AREA. TROUGH FROM 30N148W
TO 25N151W TO 21N152W. WINDS EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS OVER FORECAST
WATERS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH TRANSITIONED TO FRONT FROM 30N144W TO
21N153W.

.TROUGH FROM 02N160E TO 01N169E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE
TO STRONG TSTMS S OF 02N W OF 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.WEAK FRONT FROM 30N157W TO 25N170W TO 24N176E MOVING S 10 KT. SEE
DISCUSSION BELOW FOR WINDS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 08N W OF 160W...EXCEPT WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS NW OF LINE FROM 30N173E TO 22N160E. E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM
07N TO 19N E OF 154W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE FROM 11N160W
TO 07N160E...EXCEPT WINDS 20 KT OR LESS NW OF LINE FROM 30N174E TO
23N160E. N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF LINE FROM 29N152W TO 20N160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE FROM 24N155W
TO 11N161W TO 09N173E. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 08N TO 21N W
OF 173E.

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

.SEAS 12 TO 14 FT FROM 15N TO 21N BETWEEN 169E AND 178E. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 24N150W TO 24N162W TO 09N169W TO
05N178W TO 07N160E...EXCEPT SEAS 8 FT OR LESS N OF LINE FROM 29N172W
TO 29N170E TO 23N160E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT E OF LINE FROM 24N153W TO
20N155W TO 07N155W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 08N TO 17N BETWEEN
155W AND 166W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 14 FT FROM 14N TO 22N BETWEEN 163E AND
174W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 29N149W TO 07N163W TO
08N160E...EXCEPT SEAS 8 FT OR LESS N OF 28N W OF 164E. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT ELSEWHERE FROM 06N TO 15N E OF 163W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 15 FT FROM 14N TO 24N BETWEEN 166E AND
171W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM 23N153W TO 09N159W TO
07N160E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 157W AND 168W.

.ITCZ FROM 08N140W TO 07N160W TO 05N175W TO 03N173E. ISOLATED
MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS FROM 03N TO 10N E OF 173E.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.