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HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
2300 UTC SUN NOV 23 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 1800 UTC NOV 23 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC NOV 24 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 1800 UTC NOV 25 2014.

.WARNINGS.

...STORM WARNING...
.FRONT W OF FORECAST AREA MOVING RAPIDLY E. WINDS 30 TO 40 KT OVER
FORECAST WATERS N OF 26N W OF 169E. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 22N TO
26N W OF 164E. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS N OF 27N W OF 164E.
.12 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N164E TO 27N160E. WINDS 30 TO 50 KT
OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 27N BETWEEN 164E AND 172E. WINDS 20 TO 30
KT ELSEWHERE N OF 24N BETWEEN 162E AND 178E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N174E TO 27N170E TO 24N160E. WINDS 30
TO 40 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 27N BETWEEN 172E AND 177E. WINDS
20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE N OF 24N BETWEEN 170E AND 180E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N177W TO 23N174E TO 24N160E. S TO SW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITHIN 180 NM E OF FRONT N OF 28N.

...GALE WARNING...
.FRONT FROM 30N160W TO 22N170W TO 19N180E TO 23N164E. FRONT MOVING E
10 KT N OF 22N...AND NEARLY STATIONARY ELSEWHERE. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
BOUNDED BY 29N165W TO 24N168W TO 14N179W TO 13N173E TO 26N164E TO
26N169E TO 28N173E TO 29N165W. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS N OF 27N
BETWEEN 159W AND 164W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N151W TO 23N155W TO 19N161W TO
17N174W. WINDS 25 TO 35 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF LINE FROM
27N143W TO 24N153W. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE N OF LINE FROM
22N140W TO 23N156W TO 22N162W...AND BOUNDED BY 22N162W TO 07N171W TO
12N174E TO 18N174E TO 22N162W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT FROM 30N142W TO 19N150W TO 14N158W. WINDS 20
TO 30 KT OVER FORECAST WATERS N OF 25N E OF 146W. NO LONGER
ASSOCIATED WITH THE FRONT...WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BETWEEN 17N...AND LINE
FROM 13N160W TO 07N175W TO 08N171E.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.RIDGE FROM 30N146W TO 21N159W MOVING ESE 10 KT...AND SLOWLY ERODING
FROM THE W.

.RIDGE FROM 30N179W TO 24N170W MOVING E 20 KT.

.RIDGE FROM 30N172E TO 23N160E MOVING E 20 KT.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS OVER REST OF FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 12 TO 15 FT BOUNDED BY 30N166E TO 25N168E TO 24N176E TO
19N179E TO 19N171E TO 26N160E TO 30N160E TO 30N166E. SEAS 12 TO 13
FT N OF 27N BETWEEN 169W AND 177W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF
LINE FROM 09N140W TO 11N156W TO 09N167W TO 11N171E TO 15N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 13 FT N OF 27N BETWEEN 151W AND
154W...AND N OF 28N BETWEEN 169E AND 173E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE
N OF 10N E OF 170E...AND N OF 12N W OF 170E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 16 FT N OF 28N E OF 155W. SEAS 8 TO 12
ELSEWHERE N OF 10N E OF 164W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT FROM 10N TO 20N
BETWEEN 164W AND 165E. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT FROM 07N TO 10N BETWEEN 168W
AND 173E...AND N OF LINE FROM 29N179E TO 25N169E TO 25N160E. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT FROM 11N TO 17N W OF 165E.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LESS OVER REST OF FORECAST AREA.

.ITCZ FROM 07N150W TO 08N158W TO 07N165W TO 08N175W TO 05N170E TO
04N160E. ISOLATED MODERATE TO STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM N OF ITCZ W
OF 163E. ISOLATED MODERATE TSTMS ELSEWHERE WITHIN 195 NM N...AND 120
NM S...OF ITCZ.

$$

.FORECASTER KINEL. HONOLULU HI.






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