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 1100 UTC 28 February 2017 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 Trough 09S142E 13S153E 28S160E. Forecast 09S142E 15S151E 28S156E at 011200UTC. Part 3 Forecast East of trough south of 19S: E quarter winds 15/25 knots, at times increasing to 20/30 knots within 60nm of a line 21S158E 19S165E. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell. Remainder: Variable winds below 20 knots with slight seas. Low swell. Scattered showers and thunderstorms north of 21S and also within 240nm of trough. Isolated showers remainder. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Tuesday.