Bunbury Geographe Coastal Waters Forecast: Dawesville to Cape Naturaliste

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Forecast issued at 10:00 pm WST on Friday 23 February 2024.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge extends over southern parts of the State while a high moves into the Bight. A trough near the west coast moves inland during Saturday. Ex-Tropical Cyclone Lincoln is likely to redevelop into a cyclone later Friday and could threaten waters off the Gascoyne coast later Saturday before moving inland during Saturday night and Sunday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Saturday 24 February

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Bunbury Geographe Coast

Winds
Southerly 20 to 30 knots turning southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
1st Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 2 metres.
2nd Swell
Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 25 February

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 30 knots tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the late evening.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 26 February

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
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 4:00 am WST Saturday.

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