Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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Updated 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 2 August 2015

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.

Variable winds below 20 knots north of 04S. SE quarter winds 10/20 knots
remainder, reaching 25 knots at times west of 110E. Slight to moderate seas.
Low swell, increasing to moderate swell west of 118E [south of Indonesia].

Scattered showers and thunderstorms west of Sumatra and also north of Papua.
Isolated showers or thunderstorms remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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