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
For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 5 July 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
Refer to latest warnings for details of the area affected.

Melbourne Gale Warning 5.

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

Cold front 34S154E 36S160E 38S164E, forecast 40S150E 42S156E 45S160E 50S161E at
061200UTC.

Trough 34S154E 36S160E 38S164E, forecast 32S159E 36S166E at 051200UTC, east of
area thereafter.

Part 3 Forecast
Refer to latest warnings.

South of line 50S130E 47S141E 33S153E 29S170E, outside warning area:
Southwest quarter winds shifting northwest quarter winds east of cold front.
Wind speeds 20/33 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell increasing to
heavy swell south of 44S.

Remainder:
Winds not exceeding 25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell increasing
to heavy swell south of 44S.

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

WEATHER MELBOURNE

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