Ningaloo Coastal Waters Forecast: North West Cape to Cape Cuvier

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Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A ridge lies near the south coast with a high pressure system located in the Bight. A weak cold front will brush the south coast over the weekend with a deep trough moving east ahead of the front. Another ridge will begin developing over the south of the state in the wake of the front from Monday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots, 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 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon.

Sunday 20 April

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Coral Bay in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.

Monday 21 April

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore south of Coral Bay during the evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.

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 Saturday.

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