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 2 March 2015

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.

Trough 12S143E to low 1004hPa near 10S155E to 13S159E 26S166E 32S167E. Forecast
12S143E to low 1004hPa near 10S157E to 15S159E 29S171E at 021800UTC and 11S143E
to low 1004hPa near 11S156E to 17S158E 26S170E at 030600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North and east of trough:
Clockwise winds 10/20 knots within 240nm of low, otherwise variable winds to 15
knots. Mainly slight seas. Low swell.

Remainder south and west of trough:
S quarter winds 10/20 knots reaching 25 knots at times south of 20S between
153E and 157E. Mainly slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north and east of trough.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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