North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 - North East
NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 1 November 2014

PLEASE BE AWARE
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 0600 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Slow moving ridge near 17S145E 25S160E 32S179E.

Front approaching from southwest, forecast 28S153E 38S162E at 011800UTC and
25S152E 32S164E at 020600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of a line 05S142E 10S150E 14S170E and within 180nm of ridge:
Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Remainder northeast of ridge:
E quarter winds 10/20 knots, reaching 25 at times east of 160E. Slight to
moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Remainder southwest of ridge:
N quarter winds 20/30 knots shifting S quarter 20/30 knots south of front.
Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of a line 10S142E 16S170E
and also within 180nm of front. Visibility reducing to below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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