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 1100 UTC 27 January 2020

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.

Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC
Refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather
system.

Trough 35S150E 39S156E 41S163E. Forecast 33S152E 38S158E 42S162E at 281200UTC.

Cold front forecast near 46S141E 51S138E at 271200UTC and 50S164E 55S166E
57S161E at 281200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 47S129E 41S144E 48S160E:
Northwest quarter winds 20/30 knots, increasing to 25/33 knots at times south
of 47S. Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

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

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 180nm of trough. Scattered
showers within 240nm of cold front. Isolated showers elsewhere south of 42S.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Monday.