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 26 October 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 0600 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge 22S149E 28S164E 33S170E. Slow moving forecast 20S148E 27S170E at 270600UTC. Trough 03S142E to weak low 1007 hPa near 06S155E to 10S170E. Almost stationary. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 180nm of ridge and in area north of trough: Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell. Remainder south of ridge: Northerly quarter winds 15/25 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Low swell. Remaining area: SE quarter winds 10/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots north of 20S. Slight to moderate seas rising to moderate to rough north of 20S. Low swell increasing to moderate east of 165E and south of 23S. Scattered showers and thunderstorms within 240nm of trough. Isolated showers and thunderstorms remainder north of 10S. Visibility reduced to below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Sunday.