Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 23 August 2014.
A high pressure ridge across central parts of the State will weaken as frontal activity approaches the far southwest corner, with a front expected to pass over the southwest Monday night into Tuesday.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Denham in the evening.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Denham.
- Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres.
Sunday 24 August
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning then increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 2.5 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Monday 25 August
- East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Tuesday 26 August
- South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore during the morning.
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 Sunday.