South Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for South Eastern METAREA 10
SOUTH EASTERN AREA: COAST AT 25S TO 25S170E TO 29S170E TO 45S160E TO 50S160E TO
50S129E TO COAST AT 129E

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 19 November 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
Refer to latest warnings for details of the area affected.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather
system.

Trough/cold front 28S126E 36S129E 40S127E 50S129E. Forecast 32S140E 40S143E
45S148E 50S148E at 210000UTC.

High 1018hPa near 41S153E. High 1022hPa forecast 40S162E at 210000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 30S129E 36S150E 36S166E:
Westerly quarter winds 20/33 knots shifting northerly quarter west of high
longitude and southwest quarter within 600nm west of trough/cold front with
moderate to rough seas. Variable below 20 knots within 300nm of high with
slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell grading to heavy south of 45S.

Remainder:
Winds not exceeding 25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 300nm of
trough/cold front south of 42S. Scattered showers remainder west of trough/cold
front and also within 120nm of line 34S160E 34S167E. Visibility reducing below
2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Wednesday.