Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Metarea 8/10/11
NORTHERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 12S, 90E TO 142E AND SOUTHWARD TO COAST, 125E TO 142E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 6 May 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 0600 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Trough 08S090E 12S105E is slow moving and forecast 08S090E 09S100E 12S110E at
070600UTC.

Northeasterly flow across the southeast, variable winds in the north and west.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of 12S122E 07S129E 07S142E:
NE quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

South of trough:
SE quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing
to moderate west of 118E south of Indonesia.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms west of 110E. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:15 UTC Friday.