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 1 July 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.

Trough 07S097E 08S104E 12S107E. Forecast 07S100E 12S108E at 020600UTC and
06S100E 12S110E at 021800UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

West of line 114E:
Variable winds below 15 knots with slight to moderate seas, tending SE quarter
15/25 knots with moderate to rough seas west of trough. Winds increasing to
20/30 knots 120nm west of trough south of 10S. Low swell increasing to moderate
west of line EQ098E 07S106E 10S120E 12S122E.

Remainder:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas, increasing to 15/25
knots with moderate to rough seas within area bounded by 09S142E 03S130E
07S124E 20S142E 09S142E. Low swell increasing to moderate west of line EQ098E
07S105E 10S120E 12S122E.

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms north of 06S east from 120E and
also south of line 07S090E 06S100E 12S115E. Isolated showers remainder.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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