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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for Norfolk Island

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING SURF
for Norfolk Island.

Issued at 3:45 pm EST on Saturday 16 May 2015.

DAMAGING SURF

Weather Situation
A deep low pressure system near New Zealand is generating a heavy south to
southwesterly swell over the Tasman Sea.

Damaging surf conditions, with waves exceeding 5 metres in the surf zone, are
likely to produce significant beach erosion on Saturday.
The Norfolk Island Police advise you to stay out of the water and stay well
away from surf-exposed areas.

For emergency help, ring the Norfolk Island Police on 977.
The next warning will be issued by 11am (EST) Saturday 16th May.

This warning is available through Radio broadcasts and the Bureau's website at
www.bom.gov.au. All Ocean Wind Warnings for the Norfolk Island region are
issued by the New Zealand Met Service, and are also available on the Bureau's
website.

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