Ningaloo Coastal Waters Forecast: North West Cape to Cape Cuvier

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Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Friday 26 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system lies in the Bight. A cold front moves across southern and central parts of the State later today and during Saturday. A low pressure system off the south coast behind the front moves eastwards over the weekend.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore north of Coral Bay.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 27 August

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting southerly in the early afternoon. Reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Coral Bay in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers south of Coral Bay, 40% chance elsewhere.

Sunday 28 August

Winds
Southerly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres offshore during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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 pm WST Friday.

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