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 2300 UTC 28 November 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 1800 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Low 1007 hPa near 07S091E. Forecast 1007 hPa near 09S089E at 290600UTC and 1006
hPa near 10S088E at 291800UTC.

Light to moderate, variable winds over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Within 600nm of low:
Clockwise winds 15/25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Remainder north of 08S:
Variable winds below 15 knots with slight seas. Low swell.

Remainder south of 08S:
NE quarter winds east of 125E, tending SE quarter west of 125E. Wind speeds
10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms west of 125E and also north of 05S.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:00 UTC Saturday.