Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for 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, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 19 September 2017

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 0600 UTC
Southeasterly trade flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
South of 05S:
Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas.

Low swell increasing to moderate west of a line EQ098E 07S107E 12S121E
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of a line 10S090E 01S113E
13S142E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:15 UTC Tuesday.