Ocean Wind Warning 3

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SECURITE
HIGH SEAS WEATHER WARNING FOR METAREA 10
Issued by the Bureau of Meteorology National Meteorological and Oceanographic
Centre
AT 1323UTC 24 APRIL 2014
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 quarter flow in the wake of a weakening cold front. Gales
redeveloping in the west associated with a second approaching cold front
forecast 45S129E 50S136E at 250001UTC, 42S133E 45S136E to low 983 hPa near
50S138E at 250600UTC, and 38S134E 44S141E to low 976 hPa near 50S141E at
251200UTC.
 
Area Affected
Bounded by 50S139E 45S132E 48S122E 43S122E 40S135E 42S145E 44S146E 44S149E
45S151E 50S147E 50S139E.
 
Forecast
W quarter winds 30/40 knots easing below 34 knots throughout by 241800UTC. 

NW quarter winds 30/40 knots redeveloping after 241800UTC east of front. Winds
shifting SW quarter 30/40 knots west of front. Rough to very rough seas.
Moderate to heavy swell.
 
WEATHER MELBOURNE