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 28 November 2022

Part 1 Warnings
Melbourne Gale Warning 8.
Melbourne Gale Warning 10.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Cold front [1] 29S154E 39S164E, forecast 25S166E 27S170E at 300000UTC.

Cold front [2] 37S150E 43S155E 50S158E, forecast 29S164E 32S170E at 300000UTC.

Trough 42S129E 46S133E 50S132E, forecast 38S148E 42S152E 50S155E at 300000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 43S129E 43S146E 36S151E 38S164E, outside warning areas:
Northwesterly quarter winds east of trough and fronts, shifting southwesterly
quarter west of trough and fronts. Wind speeds 25/33 knots. Rough to very rough
seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

Remainder:
Winds not exceeding 25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell,
increasing to moderate to heavy swell south of line 41S129E 39S138E 40S145E.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 180nm of fronts
and trough and north of 27S, heavy at times east of line 25S164E 27S170E.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

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.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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