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High Seas Forecast for North Eastern METAREA 10
NORTH EASTERN AREA: COAST AT 142E TO 0S142E TO 0S170E TO 25S170E TO COAST AT 25S

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 23 September 2019

Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger
than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum
waves can be twice the forecast height.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC
Southeasterly flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of a line 03S142E 04S148E 08S154E 08S170E and north of 20S:
Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate
swell.

Remainder:
Variable winds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate
swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 12S.
Scattered showers remainder north of 17S. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Monday.