South Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for South Eastern Metarea 10
SOUTHEASTERN AREA: 28S/50S, 129E/170E
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 25 March 2017

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
Trough [1] 28S166E to low 1000 hPa near 36S166E to 46S167E. Forecast 28S169E to
low 1004 hPa near 38S169E to 45S166E at 261200UTC.

Cold front approaching from west. Forecast 32S128E 40S132E 50S129E at 261200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Within 240nm of low:
Clockwise winds 20/30 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell.

Remainder:
North quarter winds 20/30 knots with rough seas within 240nm east of cold
front. Winds not exceeding 25 knots remainder. Slight to moderate seas. Low to
moderate swell.

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

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Saturday.