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 2300 UTC 22 September 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 1800 UTC
Southeasterly trade flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Winds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to
moderate west of EQ100E 06S107E 12S125E

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms mainly north of
09S142E 05S130E 05S095E 12S095E 12S090E. Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility
reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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