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 10 December 2016

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
High [1] 1023 hPa near 40S135E. Forecast high [1] 1025 hPa near 39S157E at
120000UTC.

High [2] 1022 hPa near 33S157E. Forecast high [2] 1025 hPa near 33S158E at
120000UTC.

Cold front 40S151E 43S157E 46S160E 50S161E and moving east of area by 111200UTC.

Trough forecast 41S129E 44S132E 47S132E at 120000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
South of line 36S170E 44S161E 40S151E 45S145E 39S129E:
Westerly quarter winds tending northwest quarter west of 140E and southwesterly
quarter east of 160E and also west of trough. Wind speeds 20/30 knots. Moderate
to rough seas. Moderate swell, increasing moderate to heavy east of 160E.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 300nm of cold
front and trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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