North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10
NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 27 May 2016

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 16S144E 18S160E 22S171E. Forecast 16S145E 18S161E 21S171E at 271800UTC
and 18S146E 21S170E at 280600UTC.

Trough 27S152E 28S155E. Forecast 20S148E 28S164E at 271800UTC and 22S154E
28S166E at 280600UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Within 180nm of ridge:
Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell.

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

Remainder south of ridge:
NW quarter winds shifting W quarter west of trough. Wind speeds 15/25 knots
reaching 30 knots west of trough south from 27S. Moderate to rough seas. Low
swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 12S and within 180nm of
trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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