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 April 2015

PLEASE BE AWARE
Wind gusts can be 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

Refer to latest warnings.

Southeasterly surge in SE of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South and east of a line 12S118E 07S127E 08S142E:
E quarter winds 10/20 knots north of 14S with slight to moderate seas. SE
quarter winds 15/25 knots south of 14S, reaching 30 knots at times, with
moderate to rough seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms over most of area. Visibility
reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Sunday.