IDY10230 SECURITE High Seas Forecast for Metarea 10 - North East NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC For 24 hours commencing 1100 UTC 17 September 2014 PLEASE BE AWARE 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 0600 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge near 16S142E 22S156E 28S164E. Slow moving and forecast 16S142E 23S160E 28S166E at 180600UTC. Trough  near 20S168E 26S166E 28S167E. Slow moving and forecast 20S168E 28S168E at 180600UTC. Trough  near 27S153E 28S156E. Forecast 24S151E 28S159E at 171800UTC and 23S151E 25S158E 28S161E at 180600UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. North of a line 04S142E 12S170E and within 180nm of ridge: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to moderate near ridge south of 23S. Remainder north of ridge: SE quarter winds 15/20 knots tending NE quarter 15/25 knots east of trough  south of 20S. Slight to moderate seas, rising moderate to rough east of trough  south of 20S. Low to moderate swell. Remainder south of ridge: NW quarter winds east of trough , turning S quarter west of trough . Wind speeds 10/20 knots with slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S142E 22S170E and within 240nm troughs. Isolated showers remainder away from ridge. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Wednesday.