North Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: WA-NT Border to Kuri Bay

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Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Thursday 28 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from inland parts of the Kimberley onto the Pilbara coast, contracting inland from the Pilbara coast on Friday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 29 October

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots, becoming light and variable for a period during the morning before west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Inshore winds reaching 15 to 20 knots east of Kalumburu in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Kalumburu in the afternoon.

Saturday 30 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 pm WST Thursday.

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