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 2300 UTC 20 January 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 1800 UTC
Trough forecast 27S152E 28S156E at 210000UTC and 23S152E 24S163E 27S170E at
220000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
South of 24S and north of trough:
Northwesterly quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to
moderate swell.

South of trough:
Southerly quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate
swell.

Remainder:
Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and thunderstorms within 240 nm of trough and
also north of 12S. Visibility reducing below 2 nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Saturday.