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FZPS40 PHFO 312302
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC FRI OCT 31 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

SOUTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 120W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC OCT 31 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC NOV 01 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC NOV 02 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 05S166E TO 12S171E TO 16S178E MOVING W SLOWLY.
SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 270 NM NE OF TROUGH...AND FROM 07N
TO 10N W OF 164E...AND FROM 14S TO 18S BETWEEN 176E AND 172E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.WEAK FRONT FROM 19S120W TO 14S134W NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.24 HOUR FORECAST E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 17S BETWEEN 129W AND
139W...AND FROM 15S TO 21 BETWEEN 172W AND 172E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 21S BETWEEN 135W
AND 140W. E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 14S TO 21S BETWEEN 162W AND
176W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 06S169W TO 11S166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 06S175W TO 13S169W.

.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 16S156W TO 25S151W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 16S153W TO 25S150W.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 18S BETWEEN 172W AND 176E...AND S OF 23S
BETWEEN 131W AND 139W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS TO 9 FT S OF 18S E OF 138W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS DIMINISHED TO 8 FT OR LESS.

.OTHERWISE...SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER OVER REMAINDER OF FORECAST AREA.

$$

.FORECASTER BIRCHARD. HONOLULU HI.