WWJP92 RJTD 112000
THIS FORECAST IS PROVIDED BY WEATHER DARWIN AND
ISSUED FOR THE SOUTH OF EQUATOR OF NAVAREA XI(POR) BY JMA.
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Darwin Regional Forecasting Centre
HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA 10/11
NORTHERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 12 SOUTH BETWEEN 90/142 EAST AND
SOUTHWARD TO COAST BETWEEN 125/142 EAST
ISSUED BY THE AUSTRALIAN BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY, DARWIN
FOR 24 HOURS COMMENCING 2300 UTC 11 January 2013
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
PART 2. SITUATION
Severe Tropical Cyclone “Narelle” 931 hPa near 18.4S 112.1E moving southwest 6
knots. Monsoon trough extends from 9S 90E to Severe Tropical Cyclone “Narelle”
to 10S 139E to 10S 142E.
PART 3. FORECAST
Indian Ocean between 105E and 120E, Java, Bali, Flores, Savu and western Banda
Southwest/northwest winds 25/33 knots. Rough seas. Moderate swells. Scattered
storms with squalls to 45 knots.
Elsewhere north of trough.
Northwest/southwest winds 15/25 knots. Moderate/rough seas. Moderate swell in
the Indian Ocean south of 5S and west of 125E. Isolated storms.
Elsewhere south of trough.
South/southeast winds 10/20 knots, tending northwest/northeast in the Gulf of
Carpentaria. Slight/moderate seas. Isolated storms.
JAPAN METEOROLOGICAL AGENCY.=