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 26 May 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 flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
South of line 02S090E 03S101E 07S107E 07S142E:
SE quarter winds 15/25 knots. Wind speeds increasing to 20/30 knots south of
06S west of 096E. Moderate to rough seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate
south of Indonesia west from 122E.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate
west of 101E.

Areas of rain and scattered thunderstorms west of 102E. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms remainder, mainly north of 10S. Visibility reducing
below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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