Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Saturday 23 May 2015.
A high pressure system lies to the south of the Bight. A weak cold front moves through the southwest of the State on Saturday. A new ridge develops over the southern parts on Sunday, before a second stronger cold front moves through on Monday.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly in the late evening.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Mostly sunny morning. 40% chance of showers late this afternoon and evening.
Sunday 24 May
- Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly in the afternoon.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers offshore, 20% chance elsewhere.
Monday 25 May
- Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly during the morning.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Geraldton during the afternoon or evening.
- Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
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.