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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for Norfolk Island

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

CANCELLATION Severe Weather Warning
for Norfolk Island.

Issued at 9:49 am EST on Sunday 23 July 2017.

Weather Situation
The low pressure system that has generated heavy swell over waters surrounding
Norfolk Island has moved east of New Zealand.

Damaging surf conditions, with waves exceeding 5 metres in the surf zone, have
now eased, and with it the threat of significant beach erosion.

However, moderate to heavy swell is still expected to persist and will be
hazardous for coastal activities such as swimming, surfing and rockfishing.

For emergency help in storms, ring the Norfolk Island Police on 977

No further warnings will be issued for this event.
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