Ocean Wind Warning 7

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High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 0048UTC 26 May 2020

GALE WARNING FOR WESTERN AND SOUTHERN AREAS

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.

SITUATION AT 0000UTC
Vigorous westerly flow northwest of a low pressure system 964hPa near 57S115E.
Low forecast 964hPa near 59S118E at 260600UTC and 965hPa near 61S120E at
261200UTC.

AREA AFFECTED
Bounded by 60S127E 55S129E 41S109E 43S097E 56S111E 60S127E.

FORECAST
Westerly quarter winds 30/40 knots north of 47S, easing below 34 knots by
260600UTC.

Clockwise winds 30/40 knots within 360nm of low in all quadrants except the
southwest, easing below 34 knots by 261200UTC.

Rough to very rough seas. Heavy swell.