IDY10210 SECURITE High Seas Forecast for South Eastern Metarea 10 SOUTHEASTERN AREA: 28S/50S, 129E/170E Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC For 24 hours commencing 2300 UTC 26 February 2017 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 High 1031 hPa near 43S161E. Forecast 1035hPa near 43S164E at 280000UTC. Part 3 Forecast Within 240nm of high: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell. North of line 32S129E 40S141E 44S170E: Easterly quarter winds 15/25 knots with moderate to rough seas. Low to moderate swell. South of line 32S129E 40S141E 44S170E: Northwesterly quarter winds 20/30 knots contracting to south of 40S by 271200UTC. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Showers and isolated thunderstorms north of 40S and east of 150E. Isolated to scattered showers elsewhere south of 40S. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 08:00 UTC Monday.