Ocean Wind Warning 1

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High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 1811UTC 28 February 2015

GALE WARNING FOR WESTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN AREAS.

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 westerly flow associated with cold front near 43S116E 45S120E 50S125E
at 281800UTC. Forecast 44S124E 50S130E at 010001UTC and 44S128E 50S135E at
010600UTC.

Area Affected
Area A: Bounded by 50S125E 43S118E 44S131E 50S137E 50S125E.

Area B: Bounded by 50S100E 47S102E 45S107E 45S111E 47S116E 50S105E 50S100E.

Forecast
Area A: NW quarter winds 30/40 knots within 180nm east of cold front decreasing
below 34 knots by 010900UTC.

Area B: W/SW winds 30/40 knots, decreasing below 34 knots west of 104E by
010001UTC and throughout area by 010600UTC.

Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

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