13 February, 2010
Final Special Weather Bulletin Number Nine (9) for Samoa
ISSUED BY SAMOA METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES AT 4:00 P.M (LOCAL TIME) SATURDAY 13 FEBRUARY 2010
WARNING FOR OPEN
COASTAL WATERS TO THE SOUTH OF UPOLU IS NOW CANCELLED.
GALE WARNING IS STILL IN FORCE FOR OPEN WATERS TO THE FAR SOUTH OF
WIND ADVISORY is still in
effect for Upolu and southeast of Savaii.
Advisory remains in
effect for Upolu.
Cyclone RENE was relocated at about 143 nautical miles southeast of Apia or 119
nautical miles south-southeast of Aleipata at 2.00 pm this afternoon.
Rene continues to move southwest and away from the Samoan group.
) Open Waters South of Upolu – Southwest winds of 40 -55 mph
turning west to northwest tonight with winds of 30-40 mph. Storm surge of
16-18 feet at seas beyond 50 nautical
miles from coastal line and 10-12 feet at seas close to the lagoon and will
affect some of the east and southern