Gascoyne Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Cuvier to Kalbarri

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 22 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A surface trough is deepening inland from the west coast, with a low near the southwest corner of the state. The low and trough move east this evening with a ridge of high pressure developing over western parts of the State tomorrow. Another weak surface trough will develop near the west coast on Friday and move inland on Saturday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Thursday 23 October

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots about Shark Bay in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Cloud clearing.

Friday 24 October

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the late morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 25 October

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres inshore during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Thursday.

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