Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Northern METAREA 8/10/11
NORTHERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 12S, 90E TO 142E AND SOUTHWARD TO COAST, 125E TO 142E

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 29 November 2020

Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger
than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum
waves can be twice the forecast height.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Trough 08S106E 09S098E to low 1007hPa near 11S090E. Forecast 08S103E 07S096E to
low 1008hPa near 10S088E at 010000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of 12S:
Winds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to
low to moderate west of line 12S095E 08S090E.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms over much of the area,
becoming more frequent near trough/low. Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility
reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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