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 18 September 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.

Ridge near 28S147E 23S156E 23S170E. Forecast 28S154E 24S162E 24S170E at
181800UTC and 28S156E 25S161E 24S170E at 190600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of a line 04S142E 10S160E 05S170E and within 120nm of ridge:
Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing
to low to moderate within 120nm of ridge.

Remainder north of ridge:
SE quarter winds 15/20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate
swell.

Remainder south of ridge:
SW quarter winds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate
swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S142E 22S170E and
isolated showers over the remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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