Ocean Wind Warning 1

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IDY21000
SECURITE
HIGH SEAS WEATHER WARNING FOR METAREA 10
Issued by the Bureau of Meteorology National Meteorological and Oceanographic
Centre
AT 1918UTC 23 APRIL 2014
GALE WARNING FOR WESTERN AREA.
 
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.
 
Situation
Vigorous southeasterly flow associated with a low 1002 hPa near 22.5S097.5E at
231800UTC. Forecast low 1002 hPa near 23S097E at 240001UTC, and low 1002 hPa
near 22S098E at 240600UTC.
 
Area Affected
Bounded by 23S093E 23S097E 26S100E 27S097E 23S093E.

 
Forecast
SE quarter winds 30/40 knots within 240nm of low in southwestern semicircle.
Winds easing below 34 knots throughout after 240600UTC. Rough to very rough
seas. Moderate to heavy swell.


 
WEATHER MELBOURNE