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 29 July 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 0600 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Northwest of a line 07S090E 03S102E and over south of Gulf of Carpentaria:
Variable winds to 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell increasing to moderate west
of 102E.

Remainder:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to
moderate west of 120E south of Indonesia.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms mainly west of 105E north from 08S.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Tuesday.