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 23 October 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.

East to southeasterly winds over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of 05S and south of 12S:
Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low swell
increasing to low to moderate west of 120E south of Indonesia.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 5S, and north of 8S
west of 110E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 19:00 UTC Thursday.