Ningaloo Coastal Waters Forecast: North West Cape to Cape Cuvier

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Forecast issued at 5:48 pm WST on Friday 27 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A strong ridge of high pressure is developing south of the state with a trough of low pressure developing near the west coast over the weekend.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Coral Bay in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Saturday 28 February

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the late afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore south of Coral Bay around midday.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Coral Bay in the evening.

Sunday 1 March

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon.

Monday 2 March

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to southwesterly during the day then tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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 Saturday.

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