Renewal gale wind warning issued

The PNG National Weather Service has issued a renewal gale wind warning for all inland and coastal waters of PNG, including the seas of Bismarck and Solomon.

The weather service says very strong southwest to northwest winds of 33 to 47 knots are expected to continue within the 24 hours, causing very rough and high seas.

All small crafts and boats are advised to take necessary precautions before and after going out to sea.

Press release