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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1700 UTC WED JUL 23 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

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

SYNOPSIS VALID 1200 UTC JUL 23 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 24 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1200 UTC JUL 25 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DISSIPATING FRONT 30N171E TO 28N165E TO 29N160E MOVING N SLOWLY.
ISOLATED TSTMS ALONG FRONT W OF 164E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH 08N160E TO 09N167E MOVING N SLOWLY. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
S OF 10N W OF 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH 10N160E TO 10N165E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGE.

.12 HOUR FORECAST WINDS NE 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 20N AND 10N E OF 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH E OF FCST AREA...WINDS NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
BETWEEN 18N AND 10N E OF 150W.
.48 HOUR TROUGH 14N140W TO 10N148W. NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300
NM N OF TROUGH.

.RIDGE 30N178E TO 27N170E NEARLY STATIONARY.

.OTHERWISE WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.

.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN 18N AND 10N E OF 148W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT BETWEEN 18N AND 11N E OF 151W.

.OTHERWISE SEAS 8 FT OR LESS.

.ISOLATED TSTMS BETWEEN 15N AND 10N W OF 170W...AND ALSO N OF 28N
BETWEEN 160W AND 165W.

.MONSOON TROUGH FROM 10N140W TO 09N150W TO 08N155W...CONTINUING AS
A ITCZ TO 05N178W. WIDELY SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 130 NM
EITHER SIDE OF MONSOON TROUGH AND ITCZ E OF 160W.

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.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.