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 21 July 2019

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
Refer to latest warnings for details of the area affected.

Melbourne Gale Warning 2.
Melbourne Gale Warning 5.

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

Cold front [1] 34S147E 43S152E 54S137E. East of area by 220000UTC.

Cold front [2] 37S122E 45S135E 52S133E. Forecast 36S143E 54S152E at 221200UTC.

Trough approaching from west, forecast 32S133E 42S136E at 221200UTC.

High 1020hPa near 30S158E. Forecast high 1021hPa near 30S162E at 221200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

West of line 37S147E 50S160E, outside warning areas:
Northerly quarter winds east of front [1] shifting northwest quarter east and
west of front [2] and westerly quarter west of trough. Wind speeds 20/33 knots.
Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

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

Rain areas, showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of cold
fronts/trough. Scattered showers remainder west of front [2]. Visibility
reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Sunday.