Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Thursday 21 August 2014.
A ridge of high pressure will develop over the southern half of the state on Friday and will remain fairly stationary over the next few days.
Forecast for Thursday until midnight
- Westerly 10 to 15 knots tending southwesterly in the late evening.
Friday 22 August
- Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending westerly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning.
Saturday 23 August
- Variable below 10 knots.
Sunday 24 August
- East to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly during the morning then becoming northerly during the evening.
Monday 25 August
- Variable about 10 knots.
Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Friday.