North-Eastern High Seas Weather
IDY10230 SECURITE Updated High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 23 August 2017 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 Nil Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC Southeasterly trade flow over most of area. Trough approaching from southwest, forecast 23S152E 34S158E at 241200UTC and near 22S154E 31S159E 36S160E at 250000UTC. Part 3 Forecast West of trough: Southerly quarter winds 10/20 knots. Moderate seas. Low swell. Within area bounded by 11S161E 18S158E 21S170E 14S170E 11S161E: Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate seas. Low swell. Remainder: Variable winds, predominantly easterly quarter, below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of line 05S142E 14S170E and within 200nm east of trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 09:00 UTC Thursday. Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2011, Bureau of Meteorology (ABN 92 637 533 532). Users of these web pages are deemed to have read and accepted the conditions described in the Copyright, Disclaimer, and Privacy statements (http://www.bom.gov.au/other/copyright.shtml).
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