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HSFNP

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
0500 UTC WED APR 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SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS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 0000 UTC APR 23 2014.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC APR 24 2014.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC APR 25 2014.

.WARNINGS.

.NONE.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.TROUGH 05N160E 05N169E 03N175E NEARLY STATIONARY. NUMEROUS TSTMS
WITHIN 360 NM OF THE TROUGH W OF 165E. SCATTERED TSTMS ELSEWHERE
WITHIN 240 NM OF THE REMAINDER OF THE TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.TROUGH 03N142W 05N142W 08N142W MOVING W 10 KT. NUMEROUS MODERATE
TSTMS WITHIN 300 NM OF THE TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED

.TROUGH 02N152W 04N152W 06N151W MOVING W 10 KT. ISOLATED TSTMS ARE
POSSIBLE WITHIN 180 NM OF THE TROUGH.
.24 HOUR FORECAST 02N156W 06N157W 07N154W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED.

.11N TO 21N E OF 166W...AND 08N TO 13N W OF 176E E WINDS 25 KT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST 10N TO 22N E OF 173W E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.48 HOUR FORECAST FRONT 30N166E 26N160E. N OF THE FRONT WINDS 25 KT.
SEAS 8 FT OR LESS.

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

.SEAS WILL BE 8 FT OR LESS OVER THE NEXT 48 HOURS EXCEPT WHERE
DESCRIBED IN THE SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST SECTION ABOVE.

.ITCZ 03N176E 02N177W 04N159W 05N146W. WIDESPREAD MODERATE WITH
EMBEDDED STRONG TSTMS WITHIN 240 NM OF THE ITCZ W OF 156W.

$$

.FORECASTER VDEJESUS. HONOLULU HI.






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