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 7 February 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. Variable light winds across most of the area. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. NW quarter winds 15/25 knots with moderate to rough seas within area bounded by 10S090E 11S095E 06S099E 01S090E 10S090E. Variable winds below 20 knots with slight to moderate seas elsewhere. Low to moderate swell. Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms over most of the area. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:15 UTC Monday.