Ocean Wind Warning 9

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High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 1229UTC 3 August 2020

GALE WARNING FOR WESTERN AREA

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 1200UTC
Vigorous east to southeasterly flow.

AREA AFFECTED
Bounded by 38S112E 31S112E 34S114E 31S132E 34S133E 38S121E 38S112E.

FORECAST
East to southeast quarter winds 30/45 knots west of 125E initially, decreasing
to 30/40 knots and extending throughout from 031800UTC. Winds easing below 34
knots west of 115E by 040600UTC. Rough to very rough seas rising to high with
winds to 45 knots. Moderate to heavy swell.