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 2300 UTC 25 January 2015 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 Refer to latest warnings. Trough  21S164E 28S164E. Forecast 20S165E 28S164E at 260600UTC and 20S167E to low 1002 hPa near 24S165E to 28S164E at 261800UTC. Trough  09S142E 18S146E 22S150E, remaining near stationary. Ridge 08S154E 20S170E. Forecast 09S160E 17S170E at 260600UTC and 10S166E 15S170E at 261800UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. East of ridge: S quarter winds to 15 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Remainder: W quarter winds 10/20 knots north of 10S, turning NW quarter 10/20 knots south of 10S and NE quarter east of trough . Southerly quarter winds 10/20 knots throughout west of trough. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell, increasing to low to moderate east of 160E. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 14S, within 480nm east of trough  and within 180nm of trough . Isolated showers elsewhere. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Monday.