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FZPS40 PHFO 201115
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC SAT SEP 20 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0600 UTC SEP 20 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 21 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC SEP 22 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FRONT 25S147W TO 23S150W TO 15S164W. PORTION OF FRONT E OF 152W
MOVING E TO 15 KT. REST OF FRONT NEARLY STATIONARY.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S140W TO 23S144W TO 22S152W TO 16S160W.
EWD MOVING PORTION OF FRONT BECOMING A WARM FRONT BY 211800 UTC.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT MOVED S OF FCST AREA.

.FRONT 25S175W TO 16S169E TO 17S160E. PORTION OF FRONT E OF 175E
MOVING E NEAR 10 KT. ISOLATED TSTMS NEAR FRONT W OF 165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S170W TO 20S1778W TO 17S174E TO 17S160E.
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 300 NM S OF FRONT W OF 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S162W TO 20S170W TO 16S174E TO 17S160E.
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT W OF 170E.

.TROUGH FROM 06S170E TO 12S175W TO 15S164W MOVING W SLOWLY.
SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 08S BETWEEN 174E AND 164E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.RIDGE FROM 25S134W TO 17S150W MOVING SE 15 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S165W TO 21S175W MOVING SE 20 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 25S165E TO 24S178E MOVING ENE 10 KT.

.48 HOUR FORECAST E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 05S AND 12S E OF
132W.

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

.SEAS 7 TO 9 FT BEWEEN 10S AND 18S E OF 130W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 23SW OF 178E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 13 FT S OF A LINE...25S167W 18S10W
13S160E.

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

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.FORECASTER LAU. HONOLULU HI.