Ocean Wind Warning 3

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SECURITE
High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 1808UTC 15 October 2021

GALE WARNING FOR SOUTHERN AREA

SITUATION AT 1800UTC
Vigorous flow associated with a low 971hPa near 59S125E. Forecast 973hPa near
58S130E at 160000UTC, 972hPa near 58S136E at 160600UTC, 970hPa near 58S142E at
161200UTC and 980hPa near 58S138E at 161800UTC.

AREA AFFECTED
Bounded by 52S136E 54S143E 57S145E 61S127E 61S119E 55S116E 53S120E 52S136E.

FORECAST
Clockwise winds 34/47 knots within 420nm of low in all sectors except
southeastern sector. Very rough to high seas. 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.


The next alert will be issued by 0100 UTC 16 October 2021