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 2300 UTC 29 July 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
Refer to latest warnings.

Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of the area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of 05S:
Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

South of 05S:
SE quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low swell increasing to
moderate west of 120E south from Indonesia.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S west of 116E and east
of 122E. Isolated showers and thunderstorms remainder north of 10S. Visibility
reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:15 UTC Saturday.