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High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 1217UTC 17 September 2019

 GALE WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN AREA

PLEASE BE AWARE
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger
than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum
waves can be twice the forecast height.

SITUATION AT 1200UTC
Vigorous southeast flow associated with low pressure system to the north.

AREA AFFECTED
Bounded by 35S154E 34S155E 32S153E 34S151E 35S152E 35S154E.

FORECAST
Southeasterly quarter winds 30/40 knots easing below 34 knots after 180300UTC.
Rough to very rough. Low to moderate swell.