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 22 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. Southeasterly trade wind flow over most of area. Ridge  28S153E 32S156E. Forecast 24S148E 28S155E at 221800UTC and 25S151E 28S156E at 230600UTC. Ridge  28S167E 27S170E. Forecast 28S165E 26S170E at 221800UTC and 28S163E 25S170E at 230600UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 180nm of ridges and north of a line 04S142E 10S160E 16S170E: Variable winds below 15 knots. Slight seas. Low swell. Remainder: SE quarter winds 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots at times within 180nm of a line 11S145E 15S148E. Moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms north of a line 04S142E 15S170E. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Wednesday.