North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast 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 29 July 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 1800 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of area.

Ridge 22S148E to high 1022 hPa near 26S160E to 38S167E, slow moving.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Within 180nm of ridge/high, southwest of ridge and also north of a line EQ144E
06S150E 08S170E:
Variable winds to 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
SE quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate seas. Low swell.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms north of 09S. Visibility reducing below 2nm
in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 09:00 UTC Wednesday.