North Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for North Eastern METAREA 10
NORTH EASTERN AREA: COAST AT 142E TO 0S142E TO 0S170E TO 25S170E TO COAST AT 25S

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 15 September 2019

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.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC
Southeasterly flow over most of area.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of a line EQ145E 07S156E 09S170E and north of 20S:
Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots, winds speeds 20/30 knots within 03S148E
05S145E 07S149E. Moderate to rough seas. Low swell.

Remainder:
Winds not exceeding 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to
low to moderate south of 20S from 151800UTC.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of line 06S142E
16S171E. Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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