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 23 September 2019

Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger
than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum
waves can be twice the forecast height.

Part 1 Warnings
Nil.

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

Cold front 29S155E 35S162E 38S168E. Forecast 26S163E 32S171E 40S177E at
240000UTC, then moving east of area.

Trough 44S131E 50S144E. Forecast 38S161E 50S166E at 241200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

East of line 50S136E 37S149E 31S160E 29S170E:
Southwest quarter winds turning northwest quarter east of front and westerly
quarter within 420nm east of trough. Wind speeds 20/33 knots. Rough seas.
Moderate swell.

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

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of front.
Scattered showers within 120nm of trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Monday.