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Marine Weather Warnings - Coastal Wind Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:12 am EDT on Friday 20 January 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 21 January 2017.

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 January
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast and Lower East Coast

Wind Warnings for Saturday 21 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
South East Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EDT Friday.

Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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