Lower West Coastal Waters Forecast: Elliston to Cape Carnot

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Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CDT on Tuesday 12 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system developing south of WA will move over the Bight on Wednesday, then move slowly eastwards and weaken during Thursday to allow a weak cold front to pass over the southeast of the State on Friday. Another high will develop south of the Bight for the weekend.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 13 November

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots around the middle of the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2.5 to 3 metres during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy.

Thursday 14 November

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Friday 15 November

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming southerly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am CDT Wednesday.

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