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 31 May 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.

Low 1008 hPa near 08S092E, slow moving. Clockwise winds west of 100E.
Easterlies over rest of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of 06S, east of 130E:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
Generally easterly quarter winds below 15 knots, tending northerly quarter west
of 103E and turning clockwise 10/20 knots within 420nm of low. Slight to
moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate southwest of line EQ099E
06S105E 09S120E 12S125E.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 420nm of low and north of a
line EQ111E 06S115E 08S142E. Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility reducing
below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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