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 27 August 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 1800 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Southeasterly trade winds over area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of a line EQ109E 03S112E 08S142E:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
E quarter winds tending SE quarter west of 110E. Wind speeds 10/20 knots with
slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to low to moderate swell
southwest of a line EQ098E 08S111E 12S122E.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms mainly north of 06S and also west of 100E.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:15 UTC Friday.