IDY10240 SECURITE High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 - Northern NORTHERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 12S, 90E TO 142E AND SOUTHWARD TO COAST, 125E TO 142E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 22 October 2014 PLEASE BE AWARE Wind gusts can be 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 Refer to latest warnings. East to southeasterly winds over most of area. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. North of 05S and south of 13S: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Remainder: SE quarter winds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas, grading to 15/25 knots south of 05S west from 110E with moderate to rough seas. Low swell increasing to low to moderate west of 120E south of Indonesia. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 5S, and north of 12S west of 110E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:00 UTC Thursday.