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 1759UTC 6 February 2023

FINAL GALE WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN AND SOUTHERN AREAS

SITUATION AT 1800UTC
Vigorous southwesterly flow easing.

AREA AFFECTED
Bounded by 46S151E 46S160E 51S160E 52S153E 60S137E 59S130E 46S151E.

FORECAST
Southwesterly quarter winds 30/40 knots easing below 34 knots throughout after
070000UTC. Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to 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.


No further alerts will be issued for this event.