Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 - Northern
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 2014

PLEASE BE AWARE
Wind gusts can be 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 area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

E/SE winds 10/20 knots becoming variable below 15 knots north of a line 03S142E
03S102E 10S090E. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to low to
moderate south and west of a line EQ098E 05S104E 12S125E.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms north of 04S and also in area west of 105E
north of 10S and an area north of 10S east of 130E. Visibility reducing below
2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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