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High Seas Forecast for Northern METAREA 8/10/11
NORTHERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 12S, 90E TO 142E AND SOUTHWARD TO COAST, 125E TO 142E

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 29 February 2024

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC
Trough near 05S090E 04S096E 09S103E 09S113E. Forecast 06S090E to developing low
1008hPa near 08S096E to 10S100E 10S114E at 011200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Whole area:
Wind speeds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms throughout most of the
area. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation

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.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 19:15 UTC Thursday.