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 30 September 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 EQ091E 05S101E 12S107E, slow moving and forecast EQ091E 06S104E 12S110E
at 010600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

West of trough:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low swell,
increasing to low to moderate southwest of a line EQ098E 08S108E 08S116E
12S120E.

Rain areas and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of trough. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms remainder, mainly north of 10S. Visibility reducing
below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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