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 0008UTC 28 March 2015

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 flow associated with a cold front near 42S123E 45S127E
50S128E at 280001UTC, forecast 40S128E 46S136E 50S138E at 280600UTC and 44S139E
50S145E at 281200UTC and weakening by 281800UTC.

Area Affected
Bounded by 47S112E 42S128E 45S141E 50S147E 50S111E 47S112E.

Forecast
NW quarter winds 30/40 knots within 600nm east of front, contracting to within
240nm of front after 280300UTC. Winds turning W quarter 30/40 knots west of
front. Winds increasing to 35/45 knots within 180nm west of front until
280900UTC. Winds easing below 34 knots west of 117E by 270600UTC, west of 128E
by 281200UTC and throughout by 281500UTC. Rough to very rough seas. Moderate
swell increasing to heavy west of cold front.

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