IDY10210 SECURITE High Seas Forecast for South Eastern METAREA 10 SOUTH EASTERN AREA: COAST AT 25S TO 25S170E TO 29S170E TO 45S160E TO 50S160E TO 50S129E TO COAST AT 129E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 7 February 2023 Part 1 Warnings Nil. Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC Shallow low 1005hPa moving into area from west near 34S132E by 090000UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. East of line 50S151E 46S156E 45S160E: Southwesterly quarter winds 20/33 knots easing below 25 knots after 081500UTC. Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Remainder: Winds not exceeding 25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell, increasing to moderate to heavy swell east of line 50S139E 37S154E 35S166E. Rain areas within 60nm of line 37S150E 34S152E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. 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. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Wednesday.