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 25 May 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.
Melbourne Gale Warning 6.

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

Cold front [1] 38S147E 48S152E to low [1] 991hPa near 48S143E. Forecast 32S156E
51S166E 53S157E to low [1] 987hPa near 52S151E at 261200UTC.

Trough [1] 38S136E 42S139E 47S141E. Weakening by 260000UTC.

Cold front [2] 42S114E 45S122E 49S124E to low [2] 987hPa near 51S122E. Forecast
35S139E 39S147E 45S150E to low [2] 988hPa near 46S146E at 261200UTC.

Trough [2] developing from west, forecast 38S139E 41S142E 45S144E at 261200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 35S129E 33S134E 34S151E 38S164E 49S160E, outside warning areas:
Northwest quarter winds shifting southwest quarter west of front [2] and
turning clockwise within 240nm of lows [1] and [2]. Wind speeds 20/33 knots.
Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

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

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of fronts
and 300nm of lows. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 150nm of
troughs. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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