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 14 November 2018

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
Melbourne Gale Warning 2
Melbourne Gale Warning 3

Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC
Cold front [1] 41S150E 48S160E. Forecast 36S156E 41S162E by 151200UTC.
Cold front [2] entering area form west, forecast 42S128E 48S133E 50S133E at
151200UTC.
Trough 34S150E 42S153E. Forecast 33S155E 37S158E at 151200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings for boundary of affected area and type of weather
system.

Southwest of line 40S129E 50S147E:
Northwesterly quarter winds 20/30 knots, west of 133E at first and throughout
by 151200UTC. Winds turning westerly quarter 20/30 knots west of cold front
[2]. Rough seas, moderate swell.

Southeast of line 40S163E 35S155E 40S149E 48S160E, outside warning area:
Northerly quarter winds 20/33 knots within 240nm of trough and cold front.
Winds turning southerly quarter 20/30 knots southwest of cold front [1]. Rough
seas, moderate swell.

Remainder:
Winds not exceeding 25 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell grading
to heavy south of 45S.

Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of cold
fronts and trough. Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility reducing below 2nm in
precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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