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 23 February 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
Refer to latest warnings for details of area affected.

Melbourne Gale Warning 3.

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

Front/trough 43S150E 50S151E. Forecast 43S159E 50S163E at 241200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of 43S, outside warning area:

Westerly quarter 20/30 knots tending northerly quarter within 360nm of
front/trough. Winds increasing to 25/33 knots within 120nm of warning area.

Rough seas. Moderate swell, increasing to heavy west of front/trough.

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

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of
front/trough. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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