South Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for South Eastern Metarea 10
SOUTHEASTERN AREA: 28S/50S, 129E/170E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 24 February 2017

PLEASE BE AWARE
Wind gusts can be a further 40 percent stronger than the averages given here,
and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Trough 28S156E 37S160E is slow moving.

Part 3 Forecast
South of line 49S170E 41S129E:
Westerly quarter, tending northwesterly quarter west of 145E. Wind speeds 20/30
knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

Within 180nm of line:
Southeasterly quarter winds 20/30 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to
moderate swell.

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

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 180nm of trough and line
33S151E 44S170E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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