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 November 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 1800 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge slow moving along 18S146E 26S153E 28S167E. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 120nm of ridge and north of 08S: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Remainder: E/SE winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S. Isolated showers remainder away from ridge. Visibility reducing to below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Wednesday.