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FZPS40 PHFO 270316
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC TUE JUN 27 2017

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 JUN 27 2017.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JUN 28 2017.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC JUN 29 2017.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT FROM 25S156W TO 20S166W TO 16S178W TO 13S170E MOVING E
15 KT S OF 20S AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. SE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT FROM 12S TO 18S W OF 170E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS
WITHIN 150 NM N OF FRONT W OF 178W...AND WITHIN 090 NM OF A
POINT 16S165W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S144W TO 19S168W TO 14S175E TO
11S160E. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN FRONT
AND 19S W OF 175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S158W TO 19S165W TO 12S180E TO
09S160E. SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT AND SEAS 8 TO 9 FT BETWEEN FRONT
AND 19S W OF 180E.

.WEAKENING FRONT FROM 25S126W TO 19S141W TO 17S154W NEARLY
STATIONARY. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 90 NM OF
POINT 19S141W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S126W TO 19S142W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S126W TO 21S135W.

.DISSIPATING FRONT FROM 25S175E TO 23S178E MOVING ENE 15 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MERGING WITH FRONT DESCRIBED IN FIRST
PARAGRAPH ABOVE.

.RIDGE FROM 25S163E TO 21S180E TO 22S166W MOVING N SLOWLY W OF
180E AND E SLOWLY E OF 180E.

.RIDGE FROM 25S140W TO 25S161W MOVING E 15 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 24S120W TO 22S128W NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 05S W OF 131W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 20S
BETWEEN 178W AND 168E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT E OF A LINE FROM 00S125W TO
20S135W TO 25S160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 10 FT E OF A LINE FROM 00S125W TO
10S137W TO 25S135W.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS FROM 03S TO 11S W OF 166E...
WITHIN 180 NM OF A LINE FROM 06S166E TO 04S170E TO 07S180E TO
11S166W...AND FROM 04S TO 11S BETWEEN 161W TO 150W.

$$

.FORECASTER WROE. HONOLULU HI.