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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 DAMAGING SURF
for Norfolk Island.

Issued at 4:53 pm EST on Sunday 22 May 2016.

HEADLINE: DAMAGING SURF CONDITIONS HAVE EASED AT NORFOLK ISLAND

Weather Situation
A high pressure system located over the western Tasman Sea is moving east as a
deep low pressure system northeast of New Zealand moves further to the east.
Damaging surf conditions have now eased at Norfolk Island, and wave heights are
expected to slowly decrease over the coming days as the low moves further away.

However, dangerous surf conditions are still expected in the S/SW facing surf
zone, hazardous for coastal activities such as swimming, surfing and rock
fishing. See the Norfolk Island forecast for further details.
For emergency help in floods and storms, ring the Norfolk Island Police on 977


No further warnings will be issued for this event.
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