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 2300 UTC 2 August 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 Gale Warning 3 issued 021853UTC: Area : bounded by 45S136E 41S137E 39S142E 38S148E 35S153E 37S157E 42S159E 45S146E 49S145E 45S136E. Area : bounded by 45S136E 41S137E 39S142E 38S148E 35S153E 37S157E 42S159E 45S146E 49S145E. Melbourne Gale Warning 1 issued 021851UTC: Area bounded by 50S124E 47S130E 44.5S145E 47S149E 50S149E 50S124E. New Zealand Storm Force Wind Warning 041 issued 021800UTC: Over waters east of 160E. Low 974hPa near 50S 158E moving southeast 25kt. 1. Within 300 nautical miles of low in sector from southwest through northwest to southeast: Clockwise 35kt rising to 50kt next 6-12 hours. 2. Outside area 1 and within 540 nautical miles of low in sector from north through east to southeast: Clockwise 35kt. 3. Outside areas 1 and 2 and within 360 nautical miles of low in western semicircle: Clockwise 35kt developing next 6 hours. Storm and gale areas moving with low. New Zealand Gale Warning 046 issued 021800UTC: Over waters east of 160E. In an area bounded by 39S 160E 43S 164E 45S 164E 44S 160E 39S 160E: Northwest 35kt developing next 6-12 hours. Part 2 Situation at 1800 UTC Refer to latest warnings. Ridge  28S166E 29S170E. Near Stationary. Ridge  46S129E 50S139E. Forecast 39S129E 50S154E at 030600UTC and 34S129E 41S151E 50S159E at 031800UTC. Trough  31S152E 39S163E to low  990hPa near 46S164E. Weakening and merging with trough  by 030600UTC. Trough  37S146E 41S150E to low  986hPa near 47S151E to 50S158E. Forecast 28S153E 35S159E to low  991hPa near 46S160E to 50S163E at 030600UTC and 28S157E 33S165E 39S168E 46S166E 50S169E at 031800UTC. Part 3 Forecast Refer to latest warnings. Within 180nm of ridge : N quarter winds below 20 knots. Slight to moderate seas. Low to moderate swell. Remainder east of trough , outside warning areas: W quarter winds shifting NW quarter east of trough , tending clockwise 15/25 knots within 180nm of low  and within 90nm of low . Winds increasing to 25/33 knots within 120nm of warning areas. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Remainder west of trough , outside warning areas: SW quarter winds 15/25 knots, increasing to 25/33 knots within 180nm of warning area. Winds turning W quarter west of ridge . Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell. Rain areas, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms within 240nm of cold front and troughs. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms remainder south of 40S west of cold front. Visibility reducing below 2nm in precipitation. WEATHER MELBOURNE The next routine forecast will be issued at 09:00 UTC Monday.