IDY10210 SECURITE Updated High Seas Forecast for South Eastern Metarea 10 SOUTHEASTERN AREA: 28S/50S, 129E/170E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 25 March 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 Melbourne Gale Warning 3 Melbourne Gale Warning 5 Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC Trough 28S168E to low 1002hPa 37S167E to 46S167E. Forecast 28S170E to low 1003hPa 38S171E to 44S169E at 261800UTC. Cold front approaching from west. Forecast 33S138E 46S140E 50S137E at 261800UTC. High 1018hPa 44S156E. Forecast near 42S158E at 261800UTC. Part 3 Forecast Within 240nm of low: Clockwise winds 20/30 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell. Remainder, outside warning area: North quarter winds 20/33 knots with rough seas within 300nm east of cold front and westerly quarter winds 20/33 knots west of cold front. Winds not exceeding 25 knots remainder. Moderate to rough seas west of 150E with moderate swell. Slight seas with low swell remainder. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of trough and low. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Sunday.