North-Eastern High Seas Weather
IDY10230 SECURITE 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 24 May 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 Trough 16S166E 22S167E to low 1009hPa near 28S166E. Forecast 17S166E 21S170E at 260000UTC. Part 3 Forecast South of 20S: Clockwise winds 20/30 knots within 180nm of low. Southerly quarter 15/25 knots remainder west of trough, turning northeasterly quarter remainder east of trough. Low swell increasing to moderate east of 160E. North of 20S, south of 07S: Southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots west of 148E, north of 14S until 250600UTC. Moderate to rough seas rising to rough west of 148E. Low to moderate swell. Remainder: Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 20S and also within 120nm 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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