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 August 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.

Light to moderate and variable winds across most of the area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

E quarter winds 10/20 knots east of 130E between 07S and 12S reaching 25 knots
at times. SE quarter winds 10/20 knots southwest of a line 06S090E 12S099E.
Variable winds below 20 knots remainder. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell
increasing to low to moderate southwest of Indonesia west from 115E.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms north of 08S. Visibility reducing to below
2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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