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 2300 UTC 21 August 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 1800 UTC
Refer to latest warnings.

Developing trough forecast 11S150E 20S160E at 220600UTC and 11S151E 14S155E
20S160E at 221800UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of a line 03S142E 10S150E 10S170E:
Variable winds below 20 knots tending E quarter 10/20 knots east of 160E.
Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
E quarter winds tending SE quarter west of trough. Wind speeds 15/25 knots
reaching 20/30 knots at times west of trough and west of 160E south from 20S.
Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S, within 240nm of
trough and within 240nm of the Australian coast south from 25S. Isolated
showers over the remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 09:00 UTC Friday.