Issued by the Australian government Bureau of Meteorology for 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 21 August 2019
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 1800 UTC southeasterly flow over most of area.
Part 3 forecast refer to latest warnings.
South of line 01s090e 01s131e 09s142e: southeast quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate west of line 01s099e 07s107e 09s124e 12s125e.
Remainder: southeasterly quarter winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate west of 99e.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of line 03s090e 03s113e 07s142e. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:15 UTC Thursday.