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 1100 UTC 27 July 2016 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 Melbourne Storm Force Wind Warning 4 issued 270608UTC: Area bounded by 41S141E 37S152E 37S160E 46S160E 49S160E 50S150E 50S137E 41S141E. Melbourne Gale Warning 1 issued 270605UTC: Area bounded by 40S093E 46S130E 48S136E 50S136E 50S120E 46S101E 40S093E. Melbourne Gale Warning 5 issued 270605UTC: Area bounded by 49S120E 46S121E 46S134E 39S149E 39S158E 44S157E 50S146E 49S120E. New Zealand Gale Warning 603 issued 270702UTC: AT 270600UTC over waters east of 160E. In a belt 240 nautical miles wide centred on a line 40S160E 40S164E 42S166E: Northwest 35kt at times. Gale area moving eastsoutheast 40kt. New Zealand Gale Warning 604 issued 270702UTC: AT 270600UTC over waters east of 160E. Front 44S162E 48S163E 51S161E 55S160E moving southeast 25kt. 1. Within 180 nautical miles west of front: Westerly 35kt easing next 6 hours. 2. Within 300 nautical miles east of front from 51S161E to 55S160E: Northwest 35kt easing next 6 hours. 3. Within 300 nautical miles east of front from 44S162E to 51S161E: Westerly 35kt easing next 6-12 hours. Gale areas moving with front. New Zealand Gale Warning 605 issued 270702UTC: AT 270600UTC over waters east of 160E. In an area bounded by 45S160E 34S160E 37S163E 45S162E 45S160E: Westerly 35kt developing next 6-12 hours. Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge 32S129E 32S142E and near stationary. Front  33S150E 44S161E 50S162E. Forecast 33S165E 40S170E at 271800UTC and east of area by 272100UTC. Front  40S141E 45S146E to low 978 hPa near 49S147E. Forecast 38S161E 47S159E to low 976 hPa near 49S156E at 271800UTC and 43S170E 45S166E to low 977 hPa near 50S164E at 280600UTC. Trough 28S158E 42S164E. Forecast 28S164E 33S165E at 271800UTC and east of area by 272100UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 180nm of ridge: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Remainder east of front  outside warning areas: NW quarter winds tending W quarter between front  and trough. Wind speeds 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots south of 33S and grading to 25/33 knots within 120nm of warning areas. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Remainder west of front  outside warning areas: SW quarter winds tending NW quarter within 240nm east of front  and clockwise within 90nm of low. W quarter winds west of 145E. Wind speeds 15/25 knots north of line 40S129E 37S140E and also north of 30S. Wind speeds elsewhere 20/30 knots and grading to 25/33 knots within 120nm of warning areas. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Areas of rain, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 180nm of fronts and trough. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 21:00 UTC Wednesday.