IDY10210 SECURITE Updated 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 7 October 2015 PLEASE BE AWARE Wind gusts can be 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 2 issued at 070639UTC: Area bounded by 37S107E 44S116E 47S129E 50S135E 50S111E 43S103E 37S107E. Melbourne Gale Warning 4 issued at 070609UTC: Area bounded by 44S157E 44S160E 50S160E 50S156E 44S157E. Melbourne Gale Warning 5 issued at 070615UTC: Area bounded by 47S147E 50S148E 50S154E 45S156E 45S151E 47S147E. New Zealand Storm Force Wind Warning 129 issued at 070600UTC: Low 965hPa near 54S 177E moving east 45kt. 1. Within 120 nautical miles of low in southwest semicircle: Clockwise 50kt easing to 40kt next 6 hours. Storm area moving east 45kt. 2. Outside area 1 and in a belt 660 nautical miles wide centred on a line 50S172E 49S177W 50S164W: Clockwise 35kt at times. Gale area moving east 50kt. New Zealand Storm Force Wind Warning 130 issued at 070600UTC: Low 982hPa near 50S 170E moving east 45kt. 1. Within 240 nautical miles of low in sector from west through north to northeast: Clockwise 50kt easing to 40kt next 6-12 hours. 2. Outside area 1 and within 360 nautical miles of low in sector from west through north to northeast: Clockwise 35kt at times. 3. Outside areas 1 and 2 and within 300 nautical miles of low in sector from southeast through southwest to west: Clockwise 35kt easing next 6 hours. Storm and gale areas moving with low. New Zealand Gale Warning 137 issued at 070600UTC: Area bounded by 42S160E 42S163E 45S163E 46S160E 42S160E: Southwest 35kt developing next 6-12 hours. Part 2 Situation at 0600 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge  32S170E 32S163E 30S155E. Forecast 31S164E 31S170E at 071800UTC, moving out of the area by 080600UTC. Ridge  39S129E to high 1038 hPa near 41S140E to 38S152E. Forecast 38S129E to high 1038 hPa near 42S140E to high 1039 hPa near 40S152E to 38S159E at 071800UTC and 40S129E to high 1035 hPa near 44S145E to high 1038 hPa near 40S155E to 37S157E 36S163E at 080600UTC. Cold front  near 29S152E 42S170E at 070600UTC. Forecast 33S165E 35S170E at 071800UTC, moving out of the area by 080001UTC. Cold front  forecast entering the area near 47S129E 50S133E at 080600UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 120nm of ridges and 180nm of highs: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swells near ridge , moderate to heavy swell near ridge . Remainder north of ridge : E quarter winds 10/20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell. Remainder north of ridge , west of cold front : SE quarter winds 15/25 knots becoming S quarter 20/30 knots east of 148E. S quarter winds turning NE quarter. SE quarter winds decreasing to 10/20 knots by 080600UTC. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Remainder southwest of ridge  and outside warning areas: NW quarter winds turning W quarter west of cold fronts and S quarter north of 40S. Wind speeds 15/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots south of 40S. Winds grading to 25/33 knots within 120nm of warning areas. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of cold fronts. Scattered showers and thunderstorms west of cold front . Isolated to scattered showers remainder south from 40S. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 20:00 UTC Wednesday.