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FZPS40 PHFO 020500
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC TUE SEP 02 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC SEP 02 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 03 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SEP 04 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT DEVELOPING ALONG TROUGH LINE. TROUGH FROM 25S131W TO
20S139W TO 18S148W. WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT S OF 22S BETWEEN
125W AND 135W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 360 NM SW OF TROUGH.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM NE OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S134W TO 20S139W TO 16S146W. WINDS 20
TO 25 KT S OF 24S BETWEEN 125W AND 135W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S126W TO 20S137W TO 16S146W. WINDS
DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

.COLD FRONT APPROACHING FORECAST AREA FROM SW.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT NEAR 25S160E. WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KT S OF 22S W OF 163E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S169E TO 20S167E TO 15S165E. WINDS 20
TO 30 KT S OF 23S W OF 173E. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT S OF 23S W
OF 167E.

.STATIONARY FRONT FROM 25S179W TO 20S171E TO 18S160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH FROM 10S164W TO 10S171W TO 12S179W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 240 NM S OF TROUGH. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM N
OF TROUGH.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.HIGH NEAR 25S160E 1017 MB MOVING SW 10 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST HIGH MOVED JUST S OF FORECAST AREA NEAR 28S174E
1017 MB.
.48 HOUR FORECAST HIGH NEAR 25S171W 1017 MB. DEVELOPING RIDGE FROM
HIGH TO 16S173E.

.RIDGE FROM 25S120W TO 18S129W TO 14S138W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST RIDGE FROM 25S120W TO 18S129W.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.OTHERWISE SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF A LINE FROM 16S160W TO 13S140W TO
05S134W TO 05S120W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT SE OF A LINE FROM 00S133W TO
25S145W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT SE OF A LINE FROM 00S128W TO
25S140W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.OTHERWISE ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 07S TO 17S BETWEEN 179W AND
160E AND ALSO NW OF A LINE FROM 00S179W TO 05S160E.

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.FORECASTER A BEDAL. HONOLULU HI.