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 28 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 09S142E 13S153E 28S160E. Forecast 09S142E 15S151E 28S156E at 011200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
East of trough south of 19S:
E quarter winds 15/25 knots, at times increasing to 20/30 knots within 60nm of
a line 21S158E 19S165E. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 20 knots with slight seas. Low swell.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms north of 21S and also within 240nm of
trough. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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