IDY10230 SECURITE High Seas Forecast Metarea 10 NORTHEASTERN AREA: EQUATOR TO 28S, 142E TO 170E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, NMOC For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 6 December 2013 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 1800 UTC Trough 10S164E 18S170E. Slow moving and forecast 10S163E 19S170E at 071800UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. North of 10S and northeast of trough: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas and low swell. Remainder: Southeasterly quarter winds 10/20 knots south of 25S reaching 15/25 knots at times elsewhere. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S, northeast of trough and within 180nm west of trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 07:00 UTC Saturday.