Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Northern 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
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 2 July 2020

Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger
than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum
waves can be twice the forecast height.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC
Mainly east to southeast flow.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 03S090E 02S107E 02S132E 08S142E:
Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots. Winds south of a line 12S133E 12S125E
easing below 15 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low swell increasing to moderate
west of line EQ097E 06S105E 09S121E 12S125E.

Remainder:
Wind speeds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell
increasing to moderate west of 102E.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of a line06S090E
10S107E 05S116E 10S142E. Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility reducing below
2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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