High Seas Forecast
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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2330 UTC TUE MAY 05 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 1800 UTC MAY 05 2015.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAY 06 2015.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC MAY 07 2015.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.LOW 08S165E 1005 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. TROUGHS FROM LOW TO
03S180E...FROM LOW TO 18S166E...AND FROM LOW TO 08S160E. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 06S W OF 177W...166E AND 170E...AND
14S TO 23S BETWEEN 167E AND 173E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 05S164E 1005 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 17S168E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 05S162E 1005 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 23S167E.

.12 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 17S168E 1004 MB STATIONARY. TROUGH FROM
LOW TO LOW MENTIONED ABOVE NEAR 07S165E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 17S168E 1005 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 05S164E.
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITHIN 800 NM E...420 NM SE OF LOW.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 23S167E 1006 MB. TROUGH FROM LOW TO 05S162E.
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 420 NM NE AND E OF LOW.

.FRONT 25S149 TO 20S152W15S165W TO 17S178W MOVING E 15 KT. SCATTERED
MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 120 NM OF FRONT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S144W TO 20S150W TO 15S166W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 25S141W TO 20S150W TO 21S152W TO NEW LOW
17S157W 1009 MB TO 14S170W.

.E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 20S BETWEEN 160W AND 170E...AND
FROM 14S TO 20S BETWEEN 170W AND 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 13S E OF 138W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT S OF 15S E OF 130W.

.SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF 15S BETWEEN 150W AND 164E. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S
OF 10S E OF 130W...AND S OF 20S BETWEEN 135W AND 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF 10S E OF 130W...AND S OF 17S
BETWEEN 178W AND 166E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT S OF 21S BETWEEN 135W AND
160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF 20S BETWEEN 140W AND 160W.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 20S E OF 133W...AND S OF 21S BETWEEN 177W AND
169E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS AND SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REMAINDER OF
FORECAST AREA.

$$
.FORECASTER BFUJII. HONOLULU HI.





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