The Offshore Waters Forecast for Hawai`i.

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OFFHFO

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR HAWAII
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
1200 AM HST THU DEC 18 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.

PHZ105-181600-
1200 AM HST THU DEC 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN N OF THE AREA INTO THURSDAY...AND THEN
WILL MOVE E STARTING THURSDAY NIGHT. A FRONT WILL ENTER THE NRN
WATERS FROM THE NORTHWEST BY SATURDAY NIGHT...AND THEN WILL DRIFT
SE SLOWLY THROUGH MONDAY.

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PHZ180-181600-
HAWAIIAN OFFSHORE WATERS
1200 AM HST THU DEC 18 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THURSDAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT WITH LARGE NW SWELL.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...N OF 25N...SE WINDS TO 10 KT. S OF 25N...E WINDS
15 TO 25 KT...STRONGEST S OF 19N. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...N OF 23N...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S
OF 23N...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...STRONGEST S OF 18N. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SATURDAY...N OF 24N...S WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. 20N TO 24N...E TO SE
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 20N...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUNDAY...W OF 159W...N WINDS 15 TO 30 KT. N OF 22N E OF 159W...
VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. S OF 22N E OF 159W...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS INCREASING TO 11 TO 18 FT WITH LARGE NW SWELL.
.MONDAY...W OF 156W...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. N OF 21N E OF
156W...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. S OF 21N E OF 156W...NE TO E WINDS
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.

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