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Weather Warnings - Coastal Wind Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

CANCELLATION OF
Coastal Waters Wind Warning
For Shark Bay to Cape Leeuwin.
Issued at 11:10 pm WST on Thursday 25 October 2012

Synoptic situation
Fresh to strong southerly winds as a high pressure ridge lies to the south of
the state.

CANCELLED Strong Wind Warning
Shark Bay to Jurien Bay
Winds have eased below 25 knots and the warning is CANCELLED for this section.

CANCELLED Strong Wind Warning
Jurien Bay to Cape Leeuwin
Winds have eased below 25 knots and the warning is CANCELLED for this section.


No further warnings will be issued.

Please be aware
Wind gusts can be a further 40 percent stronger than the averages given here,
and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

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