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 25 May 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.

East to southeasterly trade wind flow over most of the area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

SE quarter winds 10/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots south of 08S east of
132E and reaching 30 knots at times in Torres Strait. Slight to moderate seas.
Low swell, increasing low to moderate south of line 04S090E 12S113E.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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