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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC SUN OCT 26 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC OCT 26 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC OCT 27 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC OCT 28 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N168W TO 27N172W TO 18N162E MOVING E SLOWLY. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 150 NM SE OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N165W TO 27N170W TO 24N170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N157W TO 26N170W TO 24N172E. NE WINDS
20 TO 25 KT N OF FRONT W OF 170W.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 23N140W TO 20N152W TO 23N156W NEARLY
STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 24N140W TO 21N147W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 30N152W TO 23N167W NEARLY STATIONARY AND ERODING FROM
THE W 10 KT.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 20N E OF 150W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT N OF 29N
BETWEEN 158W AND 162W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS DIMINISHED TO 8 FT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER ENTIRE FORECAST AREA.

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

.MONSOON TROUGH FROM 09N140W TO 08N142W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 90 NM OF TROUGH.

.ITCZ FROM 07N143W TO 07N173E TO 10N162E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO
STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF ITCZ FROM 165W TO 170E...AND WITHIN
240 NM OF ITCZ W OF 170E.

.ISOLATED STRONG TSTMS FROM 08N TO 15N W OF 162E.

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.HONOLULU HI.