Forecast issued at 3:58 pm WST on Saturday 1 November 2014.
A high will move across the Bight on Saturday night, with a trough lying just inland from the west coast of the State. The trough will move eastward on Sunday as a weak cold front reaches the South West. A new ridge of high pressure will extend across southern and western WA on Monday and Tuesday.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore south of Geraldton.
Sunday 2 November
- Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Geraldton in the late evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
- Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy.
Monday 3 November
- Southerly 15 to 25 knots.
- 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
- Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a morning shower.
Tuesday 4 November
- South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, tending southerly 20 to 25 knots during the afternoon.
- 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
- Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
- Mostly sunny.
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 am WST Sunday.