Forecast issued at 10:00 am WST on Monday 24 November 2014.
A trough will start to develop near the west coast on Monday and deepen on Tuesday and Wednesday as a low pressure system develops off the west coast. The trough then moves inland during Thursday.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Geraldton Coast
- Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending southerly 15 to 25 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
- 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3 metres during the afternoon.
- Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Tuesday 25 November
Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Geraldton Coast
- South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening.
- 2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
- Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
- Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the afternoon.
Wednesday 26 November
- Northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then becoming northerly around 10 knots during the evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
- Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in 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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 pm WST Monday.