IDY10240 SECURITE High Seas Forecast for Metarea 8/10/11 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 21 October 2016 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 Nil. Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. North of 07S and also south of 12S: Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell. Remainder: E quarter winds 10/20 knots, reaching 25 knots east of 140E. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to moderate west of 05S103E 12S117E. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 11S. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:15 UTC Saturday.