North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for North Eastern METAREA 10
NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 16 January 2022

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Trough 13S146E to low 1004hPa near 15S161E to 11S170E, slow moving.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Whole area:
Winds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to
low to moderate swell south of line 22S152E 12S170E.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms mainly north of line
10S142E 11S155E 22S160E 22S163E 15S170E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

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.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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