Ocean Wind Warning 1

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HIGH SEAS WEATHER WARNING FOR METAREA 10
Issued by the Bureau of Meteorology Bureau National Operations Centre
AT 0100UTC 20 SEPTEMBER 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 flow associated with a cold front 27S101E 40S104E 50S115E 52S110E to
low 974 hPa near 51S103E at 200001UTC. Forecast 28S104E 32S106E 43S108E 50S114E
at 200600UTC, 28S107E 33S110E 40S112E 47S111E 50S113E at 201200UTC, 27S109E
41S116E 50S115E at 201800UTC and 26S112E 46S120E 50S120E at 210001UTC.
 
Area Affected
Bounded by 35S087E 27S092E 34S117E 44S120E 50S126E 50S101E 40S103E 35S087E
 
Forecast

NW quarter winds 30/40 knots within 300nm east of cold front shifting SW quarter
west of front and north of 37S until 200600UTC. SW quarter winds 30/40 knots
developing south of 46S after 201200UTC. Winds clockwise within 420nm of low in
northwestern quadrant until 200600UTC. Winds contracting to within 120nm east of
cold front north of 40S after 200600UTC. Rough to very rough seas. Heavy swell.
 
WEATHER MELBOURNE