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 6 July 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 Nil: Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge 31S130E 40S132E 46S143E 50S145E. Forecast 30S134E 36S136E 38S144E 50S149E at 070600UTC and 35S148E 43S152E to high 1029 hPa near 48S153E to 50S153E at 071800UTC. Cold front  36S151E 34S160E 39S170E. Forecast 31S156E 31S164E 34S170E at 070600UTC and 29S166E 30S170E at 071800UTC. Cold front  approaching far west of area and forecast 41S125E 50S131E at 070600UTC and 38S129E 50S135E at 071800UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 240nm of ridge: Variable winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Moderate swell. Remainder east of ridge: W quarter winds north of cold front  tending S quarter elsewhere. Wind speeds 15/25 knots increasing to 20/33 knots south of 40S east from 159E and at times within 180nm of cold front  east from 160E. Winds also reaching 20/33 knots at times within area bounded by 29S153E 29S156E 33S155E 32S152E until 071200UTC. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate swell. Remainder west of ridge: N quarter winds tending SW quarter west of cold front . Winds speeds 15/25 knots increasing to 20/33 knots within 360nm east of cold front  south from 43S but easing to 10/20 knots north of 38S. Slight to moderate seas north of 38S. Moderate to rough seas south of 38S. Low to moderate swell increasing to moderate to heavy west of cold front . Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of cold fronts. Scattered to isolated showers remainder east of ridge. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 09:00 UTC Tuesday.