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
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 19 March 2019

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.

Trough 25S158E 36S154E 46S160E, forecast 25S158E to low 1010 hPa near 41S155E
to 50S160E at 201200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

East of trough:
Northeasterly quarter winds turning clockwise within 120nm of low. Wind speeds
15/25 knots east of 157E grading to 20/30 knots within 90nm of a line 33S162E
42S157E. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell.

Southwest of line 44S129E 50S137E, outside warning area:
Northwesterly quarter winds 20/33 knots. Rough seas. Moderate swell.

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

Rain and thunderstorm areas within 180nm of line 25S163E 44S157E 47S160E.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 33S west of trough and
also southwest of line 44S129E 50S137E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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