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 1 September 2015

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 [1] 13S142E to high 1015 hPa near 21S153E to 19S170E. Forecast 15S142E to
high 1017 hPa near 22S156E to 21S170E at 011800UTC and 14S142E to high 1018 hPa
near 23S158E to 22S170E at 020600UTC.

Ridge [2] from high 1015 hPa near 21S153E to 28S155E. Forecast from high 1017
hPa near 22S156E to 28S156E at 011800UTC and from high 1018 hPa near 23S158E to
28S159E at 020600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Within 240nm of ridge, 360nm of high and area north of 04S:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Remainder north of ridge [1]:
SE quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Remainder south of ridge [1]:
SW quarter winds shifting N quarter west of ridge [2]. Wind speeds below 20
knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 08S. Isolated shower
elsewhere away from ridges. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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