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 29 August 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. Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of area. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. E/SE winds 10/20 knots becoming variable below 15 knots north of a line 03S142E 03S102E 10S090E. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to low to moderate south and west of a line EQ098E 05S104E 12S125E. Isolated showers and thunderstorms north of 04S and also in area west of 105E north of 10S and an area north of 10S east of 130E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Saturday.