Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Saturday 6 February 2016.
A trough of low pressure lies along the west coast with a high pressure system in the Bight. The trough will deepen over the next few days.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon and evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
- Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower inshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Sunday 7 February
- Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
- Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy.
Monday 8 February
- Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning northeasterly during the day.
- 1 to 2 metres.
- Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 pm WST Saturday.