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Marine Weather Warnings - Coastal Wind Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Friday 12 February 2016
for the period until midnight WST Saturday 13 February 2016.

Wind Warnings for Friday 12 February
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin
Coast and Perth Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Eucla Coast

Wind Warnings for Saturday 13 February
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin
Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast and Leeuwin Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:00 am WST Saturday.

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