South Eastern Area High Seas Forecast

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High Seas Forecast for South Eastern METAREA 10
SOUTH EASTERN AREA: COAST AT 25S TO 25S170E TO 29S170E TO 45S160E TO 50S160E TO
50S129E TO COAST AT 129E

Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 16 January 2018

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
Refer to latest warnings for details of the area affected.

Melbourne Gale Warning 2.

Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC
Refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather
system.

Cold front 25S167E 34S168E to low 989hPa near 36S163E 44S162E 49S170E. Forecast
25S168E 40S171E to low 995hPa near 38S164E 45S163E 49S170E at 171200UTC.

High 1025hPa near 43S139E. Forecast 1021hPa near 42S148E at 171200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Between line 25S158E 31S169E and line 37S150E 42S150E 48S160E, outside warning
area:
Southerly quarter winds turning clockwise within 300nm of low. Wind speeds
20/33 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

South of line 45S129E 47S151E 50S158E:
Northwest quarter winds reaching 20/30 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate
to heavy swell.

Remainder:
Winds not exceeding 25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 300nm of low
and 180nm of front. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms remainder east
of NSW coast. Scattered showers south of line 45S129E 47S151E 50S158E.
Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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