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 30 May 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 0600 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of the area. Ridge 24S151E 25S160E 28S169E. Forecast 24S151E 26S170E at 301800UTC and 23S150E 25S170E at 310600UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 180nm of ridge and north of line 04S142E 07S147E 07S170E: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Remainder south of ridge: W quarter winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low swell. Remainder: SE quarter winds 15/25 knots easing to 10/20 knots south of 20S. Wind speeds reaching 20/30 knots until 301800UTC within area west of 08S142E 09S148E 13S150E 14S143E. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 12S. Isolated to scattered showers over the remainder away from ridge. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Saturday.