IDY10230 SECURITE High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 26 November 2015 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. Ridge 18S146E 28S165E and then forecast to be near stationary. Weak trough  08S142E 12S151E 09S162E 09S170E. Forecast 09S142E 12S149E 09S161E 09S170E at 270600UTC and 10S142E 11S148E 09S155E 08S170E at 271800UTC. Trough  forecast near 24S152E 28S156E at 270600UTC and then near stationary. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 180nm of ridge, and also trough and remainder north of trough : Variable winds below 20 knots tending W quarter below 15 knots north of trough . Slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Remainder south of trough  and north of ridge: SE quarter winds tending E quarter south of 16S. Wind speeds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Remainder south of ridge: N quarter winds 15/25 knots with moderate to rough seas becoming 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas after 270300UTC. Winds tending S quarter 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas west of trough . Low to moderate swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 08S and also within 120nm of troughs. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Friday.