North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10
NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 19 February 2017

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
Trough [1] 17S145E 17S160E 18S170E. Forecast 14S144E 15S157E 17S170E at
201200UTC.

Trough [2] forecast 24S156E 28S158E at 201200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
South of trough [1]:
Easterly quarter winds tending northerly quarter within 180nm east of trough
[2]. Wind speeds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

North of trough [1]:
Northwesterly quarter winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of troughs and
remainder north of trough [1]. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing
below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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