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, NMOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 22 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 0600 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of the area.

Ridge 27S152E 24S170E. Forecast 28S152E 24S170E at 221800UTC and 30S153E
25S170E at 230600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Within 120nm of and south of ridge:
S quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell.

Northeast of a line EQ155E 07S160E 12S170E:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots reaching 25 knots at times east of 150E. Slight to
moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S. Isolated showers
remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Tuesday.