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HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2300 UTC WED OCT 22 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC OCT 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC OCT 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC OCT 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TROPICAL STORM ANA NEAR 23.8N 167.4W. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 KT
GUSTS 45 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN 130 NM NE...90 NM
SE...30 NM SW...110 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER WITHIN 130 NM
NE...90 NM SE...70 NM SW...120 NM NW. WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 8
TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 150 NM N SEMICIRCLE AND 100 NM S
SEMICIRCLE.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ANA NEAR 26.2N 168.5W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 40 KT GUSTS 50 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN
120 NM N SEMICIRCLE...100 NM SE...10 NM SW. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 120 NM NE...90 NM SE...70 NM SW...AND 120 NM NW QUADRANTS.
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 160 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 110 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ANA NEAR 28.1N 169.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS WITHIN
120 NM NE...100 NM SE...20 NM SW...100 NM NW. SEAS 12 FT OR GREATER
WITHIN 140 NM NE...100 NM SE...80 NM SW...AND 140 NM NW QUADRANTS.
WINDS 20 TO 33 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE WITHIN 180 NM N
SEMICIRCLE AND 120 NM S SEMICIRCLE.
.72 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ANA NEAR 32.1N 166.9W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 50 KT GUSTS 60 KT.
EXTENDED OUTLOOK...USE FOR GUIDANCE ONLY...ERRORS MAY BE LARGE.
.96 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ANA NEAR 40.0N 153.8W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 45 KT GUSTS 55 KT.
.120 HOUR FORECAST TROPICAL STORM ANA NEAR 49.0N 141.0W. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT.

FORECAST WINDS NEAR TROPICAL CYCLONES SHOULD BE USED WITH CAUTION
DUE TO FORECAST UNCERTAINTY.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 30N177E TO 23N170E TO 20N160E MOVING E 15 KT N OF
27N...NEARLY STATIONARY S OF 21N...AND MOVING SE SLOWLY ELSEWHERE.
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF LINE FROM 29N177E TO 28N170E TO 29N163E.
ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 280 NM SE OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N180E TO 22N174E TO 20N162E. WINDS
EASED TO 20 KT OR LESS OVER FORECAST WATERS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WEAK FRONT FROM 30N177W TO 22N176E TO 20N170E.

.LOW 10N161E 1010 MB MOVING W SLOWLY AND WEAKENING. TROUGH FROM LOW
TO 01N169E NEARLY STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS
WITHIN 300 NM OF TROUGH AND LOW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. TROUGH FROM 06N160E TO 02N166E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.WEAK TROUGH FROM 25N146W TO 20N147W MOVING W 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WEAK TROUGH FROM 26N149W TO 20N150W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH 29N143W 1021 MB MOVING S SLOWLY. RIDGE FROM 29N140W TO THE
HIGH TO 30N151W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 27N173W TO 20N179E TO 16N169E NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

.THE FOLLOWING ARE SEAS OTHER THAN THOSE ASSOCIATED WITH TROPICAL
STORM ANA.

.SEAS 9 TO 13 FT N OF 20N W OF 170E. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT N OF 26N
BETWEEN 170E AND 180E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS DIMINISHED TO 8 FT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 9 TO 13 FT N OF 25N E OF 153W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 23N TO 27N BETWEEN 165W AND 169W.

.ITCZ FROM 09N140W TO 08N150W TO 08N176E. ISOLATED MODERATE TO
STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 180 NM OF ITCZ E OF 160W...AND FROM 03N TO 09N
BETWEEN 172E AND 179E.

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.HONOLULU HI.