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FZPS40 PHFO 281025
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC TUE FEB 28 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC FEB 28 2017.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 01 2017.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC MAR 02 2017.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH FROM 04S136W TO 06S124W TO 05S120W MOVING WSW SLOWLY.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 03S TO 06S E OF 138W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 07S149W TO 12S137W TO 13S125W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH FROM 08S177W TO 14S170W TO 17S161W MOVING WSW 10 KT.
ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 210 NM OF TROUGH S OF 10S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 09S179E TO 13S164W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 06S172E TO 15S176E.

.TROUGH FROM 03S163E TO 10S174E MOVING WSW 10 KT. ISOLATED MODERATE
TO LOCALLY STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 165 NM OF TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH FROM 06S160E TO 12S167E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH MOVED W OF FORECAST AREA.

.RIDGE FROM 19S165E TO 11S160E MOVING E 10 KT.

.E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 18S W OF 168W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 21S W OF 174W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 22S BETWEEN 165E AND 178E.

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

.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 170E AND 179W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 22S BETWEEN 166E AND 179E.

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

.SCATTERED TO LOCALLY ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 17S TO 20S W OF
168E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS FROM 16S TO 21S BETWEEN 174E AND 179E.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.