Ocean Wind Warning 3

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High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 1153UTC 25 May 2015

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
Low 1003 hPa near 46S115E at 251200UTC. Forecast low 1007 hPa near 43S116E at
251800UTC. Vigorous westerly flow to follow.

Area Affected
Bounded by 40S116E 42S120E 50S120E 50S089E 40S116E.

Forecast
Clockwise winds 30/40 knots within 240nm of low in northwest quadrant until
251800UTC. SW quarter winds 34/45 knots west of 100E at first, extending to
southwest of line 44S101E 50S113E by 251800UTC, southwest of line 42S107E
50S118E by 260001UTC, southwest of line 40S113E 48S120E by 260600UTC, west of
120E by 261200UTC. Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.

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