Northern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 - Northern
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 20 August 2014

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 trade wind flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Variable winds to 15 knots north of a line 05S090E EQ130E 08S142E. Elsewhere
E/SE winds 10/20 knots, reaching 25 knots at times west of 100E. Slight to
moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate south of Indonesia west of
120E.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of line 10S090E 04S130E
10S142E and remainder west of 115E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Wednesday.