Weather Warnings - Ocean Gale Warning
High Seas Weather Warning for METAREA 10
Issued by the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, BNOC
At 0148UTC 25 July 2015
FINAL GALE WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN AREA
PLEASE BE AWARE
Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum
waves may be up to twice the height.
Vigorous westerly flow gradually easing.
Bounded by 38S151E 40S152E 40S148E 39S149E 38S151E.
W quarter winds 30/40, easing below 34 knots throughout by 250600UTC. Rough to
very rough seas. Moderate swell.
A low pressure system which has drenched Perth, the South West and parts of the Wheatbelt has farmers rejoicing.
Powerful thunderstorms have been drenching southwestern Australia, with some locations recording their wettest day in over a decade.
Weather forecasters are predicting snow across Tasmania over the weekend and possible snow in Hobart for the first time since 1986.