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 13 October 2015 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. Southeasterly trade flow over most of the area. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. North of 03S and area south of 12S between 125E and 142E. Variable winds to 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Remainder: SE quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate swell southwest of a line EQ098E 04S102E 08S109E 10S120E 12S123E. Scattered showers and thunderstorms north of 05S. Isolated showers over remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:15 UTC Wednesday.