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 1100 UTC 21 September 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 the area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Southwest of a line 05S090E 03S101E 12S120E:
SE quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell,
increasing to heavy in southwest.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms mainly west of 110E. Visibility reducing
below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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