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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
600 AM HST MON DEC 22 2014

HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS BEYOND 40 NAUTICAL MILES OUT TO 240
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING THE PORTION OF THE PAPAHANAUMOKUAKEA
MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT EAST OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS

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.

PHZ105-222200-
600 AM HST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
A FRONT WILL STALL AND WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL AND ERN WATERS TODAY
INTO TUESDAY...TRANSITIONING TO A TROUGH. THE TROUGH WILL LINGER
OVER THE ERN AND CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH FRIDAY.

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PHZ180-222200-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
600 AM HST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...FRONT FROM 24N153W TO 18N161W AT 200 PM HST. NW OF FRONT...
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SE OF FRONT N OF 19N...VARIABLE WINDS 10
KT OR LESS. SE OF FRONT S OF 19N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...FRONT FROM 24N153W TO 18N160W AT 200 AM HST. NW OF
FRONT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SE OF FRONT N OF 19N...VARIABLE
WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SE OF FRONT S OF 19N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...FRONT TRANSITIONED TO TROUGH OVER ERN WATERS AT 200 PM
HST. N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
FAR E AND SE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...TROUGH FROM 23N153W TO 15N156W AT 200 AM HST. W OF
TROUGH...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. E OF TROUGH...NE TO E WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...TROUGH FROM 26N157W TO 15N156W AT 200 PM HST. W OF
TROUGH...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT N TO NE WINDS 10 KT S OF
20N. E OF TROUGH...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 30 KT...STRONGEST N OF 18N.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...TROUGH FROM 26N158W TO 18N160W AT 200 PM HST. W OF
TROUGH...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR
LESS S OF 21N. E OF TROUGH...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE
TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 19N. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...TROUGH FROM 25N155W TO 18N161W AT 200 PM HST. W OF
TROUGH...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. E OF TROUGH...SW TO W WINDS 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW HALF.

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