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 17 February 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
Light northwesterly flow across most of the area.

Part 3 Forecast
East of line 01S090E 12S105E:
Northwesterly quarter winds below 20 knots with slight to moderate seas,
increasing to 15/25 knots within 120nm of line 10S113E 10S125E with moderate to
rough seas. Low swell.

West of line 01S090E 12S102E:
Variable winds below 15 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and thunderstorms. Visibility reducing below 2nm
in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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