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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.
North Pacific Equator to 30n between 140w and 160e
Synopsis valid 0600 UTC Oct 31 2014. 24 hour forecast valid 0600 UTC Nov 01 2014. 48 hour forecast valid 0600 UTC Nov 02 2014.
.Synopsis and forecast.
.front from 30n179e to 28n175e...continuing as a trough to 24n171e to 17n168e. Front and trough nearly stationary. SW to S winds 20 to 25 kt within 180 nm E of front N of 29n. N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt within 210 nm W of front and trough N of 21n. Scattered moderate tstms within 300 nm E of front and trough N of 23n. .24 hour forecast front from 30n176w to 27n180e to 26n174e... Continuing as a trough to 23n166e to 17n161e. NE winds 20 to 25 kt within 120 nm NW of trough. .48 hour forecast front from 30n169w to 27n178w to 26n176e to 22n160e. NE to winds 20 to 25 kt over forecast waters N of front W of 176e.
.Front from 25n140w to 22n158w to 22n165w to 25n171w nearly stationary. NE to E winds 20 to 30 kt over forecast waters N of front W of 144w. Also...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt from 11n to front between 150w and 168w. .24 hour forecast front dissipated. NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt from 11n to 26n E of 162w. .48 hour forecast NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt from 12n to 23n E of 159w.
.Front from 30n168e to 27n160e nearly stationary. NE winds 20 to 25 kt over forecast waters NW of front. .24 hour forecast front dissipated. Winds diminished to 20 kt or less.
.Trough from 13n178e to 06n165e moving W 10 kt. Scattered moderate to strong tstms within 270 nm E of trough. .24 hour forecast trough from 13n172e to 07n166e. .48 hour forecast trough from 14n166e to 06n163e.
.Ridge from 30n171w to 24n178w moving E 10 kt.
.otherwise...winds 20 kt or less over remainder of forecast area.
.Seas 8 to 12 ft N of a line from 29n140w to 21n150w to 10n150w to 09n156w to 16n180w to 29n170e to 20n160e. .24 hour forecast seas 8 to 11 ft N of 12n E of 156w. Seas 8 to 10 ft from 10n to 26n between 156w and 170w...and NW of a line from 30n170e to 17n160e. .48 hour forecast seas 8 to 11 ft from 10n to 26n E of 156w. Seas 8 to 10 ft from 11n to 24n between 156w and 160w...and NW of a line from 30n175w to 21n160e. Seas 8 to 9 ft from 10n to 18n between 160w and 168w.
.Otherwise...Seas 8 ft or lower over remainder of forecast area.
.ITCZ from 09n140w to 09n152w to 07n170w to 08n179w. Scattered moderate to locally strong tstms within 210 nm of ITCZ.
$$ .Forecaster Houston. Honolulu HI.