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FZPS40 PHFO 070515
HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0530 UTC THU MAY 07 2015

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 MAY 07 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 08 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAY 09 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 10S166E 1006 MB MOVING S SLOWLY. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO 04S160E...
AND FROM LOW TO 17S166E TO 23S162E. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS N OF 06S W OF 167E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE WITHIN
120 NM E OF LOW AND TROUGHS.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 11S166E 1007 MB. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO
02S169E...AND FROM LOW TO 18S168E TO 25S167E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 09S167E 1008 MB. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO
00S169E...AND FROM LOW TO 13S165E TO 25S174E.

.FRONT FROM 25S142W TO 20S147W TO 15S166W TO 15S176W TO 20S170E.
FRONT MOVING E 10 KT S OF 20S...NEARLY STATIONARY N OF 20S. E TO SE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF FRONT W OF 179E...AND WITHIN 180 NM S OF
FRONT BETWEEN 179E AND 170W. SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM
OF FRONT W OF 165W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF FRONT
BETWEEN 148W AND 165W...AND WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT E OF 148W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S140W TO 22S143W TO 14S171W TO
15S179W TO 24S169E. WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 20S152W 1007 MB MOVING SE 15 KT. FRONT
FROM 25S143W TO 21S146W TO LOW TO 14S162W TO 13S179W TO 25S174E. SE
TO S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF FRONT E OF 155W.

.RIDGE FROM 25S132W TO 21S137W TO 18S145W MOVING S SLOWLY AND
ERODING FROM THE W.

.E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 15S TO 22S E OF 127W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 13S TO 20S E OF 130W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS DIMINISHED TO 20 KT OR LESS.

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

.SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 01S120W TO 04S130W TO 20S140W TO
15S168W TO 15S168E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 05S120W TO
07S132W TO 19S138W TO 18S156W TO 25S165W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF 20S
BETWEEN 168E AND 175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF A LINE FROM 06S120W TO
13S138W TO 19S140W TO 17S166W TO 19S171W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT N OF 01S W
OF 166E.

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

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 02S BETWEEN 175W AND 179W.

$$

.FORECASTER BRAVENDER. HONOLULU HI.




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