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 2300 UTC 7 February 2016

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
Refer to latest warnings.

Variable light winds across most of the area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

NW quarter winds 15/25 knots with moderate to rough seas within area bounded by
10S090E 11S095E 06S099E 01S090E 10S090E. Variable winds below 20 knots with
slight to moderate seas elsewhere. Low to moderate swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms over most of the area.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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