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 2300 UTC 9 December 2016

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 1800 UTC
Cold front [1] 28S164E 34S170E 42S170E 46S164E 50S164E and moving east of area
by 101200UTC.

Cold front [2] 45S129E 50S136E. Forecast 39S153E 42S164E 46S165E 50S163E at
110000UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
south of line 36S170E 34S162E 39S152E 43S152E 45S129E:
Westerly quarter winds tending northerly quarter east of cold front [1] and
northwest quarter within 420nm east of cold front [2]. Wind speeds 20/30 knots.
Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell east of cold front [1] increasing
moderate to heavy elsewhere.

Remainder:
Winds below 25 knots.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 300nm of cold
fronts. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Saturday.