Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Monday 24 October 2016.
A deep surface trough extending through the central Gascoyne through to the western Eucla will continue to contract eastwards. A weak front passes near the southwest Capes on Tuesday ahead of a new ridge building on Wednesday.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
- South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 1.5 metres.
- Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Coral Bay, near zero chance elsewhere.
Tuesday 25 October
- Southerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Coral Bay during the afternoon and evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
- Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore north of Coral Bay, near zero chance elsewhere.
Wednesday 26 October
- Southerly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
- 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
- Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
- Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Thursday 27 October
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
- Cloudy. 60% chance of rain.
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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