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, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 15 July 2018

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
Southeasterly trade flow across most of the area.

Part 3 Forecast
Southeasterly quarter winds 15/25 knots southwest of line EQ090E 05S106E
12S108E with moderate to rough seas, decreasing to 10/20 knots from 161800UTC.
Southeast quarter winds 10/20 knots over the remainder with slight to moderate
seas. Low swell, rising to moderate southwest of a line EQ099E 06S106E 09S125E
12S125E.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms northeast of line 11S142E 08S128E
EQ127E. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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