Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Northern METAREA 8/10/11
NORTHERN AREA: COAST AT 125E TO 12S125E TO 12S90E TO 0S90E TO 0S142E TO COAST
AT 142E

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 19 January 2019

Please be aware
Wind gusts can be a further 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
Trough EQ090E to low 1009hPa near 13S101E. Forecast EQ090E to low 1008hPa near
12S096E at 210000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
East of trough:
Westerly quarter winds below 20 knots, tending easterly quarter south of 10S,
east from 126E. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to low to
moderate west of 100E.

Remainder:
Southerly quarter winds turning clockwise within 180nm of low. Wind speeds not
exceeding 25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms east of trough and also within
120nm of low. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:15 UTC Sunday.