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 January 2020

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

Trough [1] 29S153E to low 1001hPa near 32S153E to 41S155E. Forecast 32S154E
41S157E to low 1000hPa near 43S154E at 201200UTC.

Trough [2] 34S151E 37S148E 38S144E. Forecast 33S152E 38S150E 39S146E at
201200UTC.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

Within area bounded by 41S146E 45S146E 37S136E 34S137E 41S146E:
Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots, increasing to 30 knots at times. Rough
seas. Low to moderate swell.

Within area bounded by 29S154E 37S152E 46S155E 44S161E 32S158E 29S154E:
North to northeasterly winds 20/33 knots with rough seas. Low to moderate swell.

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

Rain areas, scattered showers and thunderstorms within 300nm of troughs and
low. Further scattered showers and isolated storms north of 31S151E 31S159E
24S160E and also south of 43S162E 45S144E 50S145E. Visibility reducing below
2nm in precipitation.

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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