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 1100 UTC 27 August 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 0600 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Southeasterly trade winds over area. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. North of a line EQ109E 03S112E 08S142E: Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell. Remainder: E quarter winds tending SE quarter west of 110E. Wind speeds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low swell increasing to low to moderate swell southwest of a line EQ098E 08S111E 12S122E. Scattered showers and thunderstorms mainly north of 06S and also west of 100E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:15 UTC Thursday.