North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast Metarea 10
NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 1 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.

Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of area.

Trough 22S150E 28S158E. Forecast 23S158E 28S162E at 020600UTC and 22S165E
28S169E at 021800UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

North of 20S:
E quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

South of 20S:
S quarter winds west of trough turning N quarter east of trough. Wind speeds
10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of trough. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms north of 09S. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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