North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for North Eastern METAREA 10
NORTH EASTERN AREA: COAST AT 142E TO 0S142E TO 0S170E TO 25S170E TO COAST AT 25S

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 20 November 2019

Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger
than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum
waves can be twice the forecast height.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Southeasterly flow in the south of area. Variable elsewhere.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 08S142E 10S170E:
Southeasterly quarter winds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Winds
increasing to 20/30 knots within 240nm of line 21S160E 21S170E with moderate to
rough seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
Westerly quarter winds 10/15 knots north of 07S with slight seas. Winds
reaching 20 knots at times within 090nm of line 03S152E 03S163E with moderate
seas. Low swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of a line
09S142E 11S149E 13S164E 16S170E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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