The High Seas Forecast for the South Pacific

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HSFSP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1130 UTC FRI AUG 22 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 AUG 22 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 23 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0600 UTC AUG 24 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S126W TO 22S133W TO 20S140W TO 17S148W TO 16S153W
MOVING E 15 KT S OF 22S AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED
MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 60 NM OF FRONT S OF 20S.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S121W TO 22S128W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT E OF FORECAST AREA.

.COLD FRONT FROM 25S163W TO 20S172W TO 16S176E MOVING E 20 KT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S155W TO 16S167E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
S OF A LINE FROM 24S150W TO 20S159W TO 25S168W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 25S146W TO 16S158W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
S OF A LINE FROM 25S157W TO 23S162W TO 23S165W TO 25S168W.

.RIDGE FROM 23S120W TO 20S132W MOVING N SLOWLY AND WEAKENING FROM
THE WEST.

.RIDGE FROM 25S148W TO 19S163W MOVING NE 15 KT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 20S BETWEEN 173E AND 180E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT FROM 10S TO 20S BETWEEN 176W AND
170E...AND S OF 20S BETWEEN 165E AND 175E.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 8 TO 9 FT S OF LINES FROM 02S120W TO 05S125W TO 17S133W TO
23S135W TO 20S142W TO 25S148W...AND FROM 25S174W TO 22S179E TO
25S170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 15 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S151W TO
20S161W TO 19S176E TO 25S165E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF A LINE FROM
02S122W TO 05S129W TO 16S125W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 8 TO 15 FT S OF A LINE FROM 25S144W TO
19S154W TO 15S166W TO 15S177W TO 18S179W TO 11S176E TO 11S173E TO
20S168E TO 25S160E. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT E OF A LINE FROM 01S123W TO
05S128W TO 14S125W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 12N W OF 171W.

$$

.HONOLULU HI.



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