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SECURITE
High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 0624UTC 21 October 2021

GALE WARNING FOR SOUTHERN AREA

SITUATION AT 0600UTC
Vigorous northerly flow.

AREA AFFECTED
Bounded by 51S146E 60S157E 61S152E 55S141E 51S142E 51S146E.

FORECAST
Northerly quarter winds 30/40 knots. Winds easing below 34 knots west of 146E
by 211200UTC and throughout by 211800UTC. Rough to very rough seas. Heavy swell.

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.


The next alert will be issued by 1300 UTC 21 October 2021