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 29 August 2015 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. E/SE trade wind flow over most of the area. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. South of 20S: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. North of 20S: E quarter winds, tending more SE quarter north of 15S west from 155E. Wind speeds 10/20 knots, reaching 25 knots at times south of 05S east from 160E and within area bounded by 04S146E 07S146E 07S150E 05S150E. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 10S and southwest of a line 20S148E 28S160E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Saturday.