Weather Warnings - Ocean Gale Warning
High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 0601UTC 24 October 2016
GALE WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN AREA
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.
SITUATION AT 0600UTC
Vigorous flow around a low pressure system 990hPa near 40S160E. Forecast 992hPa
near 39S162E at 241200UTC and 993hPa near 38S164E at 241800UTC.
Bounded by 38S160E 43S155E 41S153E 37S153E 35S157E 35S160E 38S160E.
Clockwise winds 30/40 knots within 300nm of low in northwestern quadrant. Winds
decreasing below 34 knots throughout area by 241800UTC.
Rough to very rough seas. Moderate to heavy swell.