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

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 23 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge across central parts of the State will maintain a dry E'ly flow across the north.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Kalumburu in the evening. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Kalumburu.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.

Sunday 24 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots before dawn then tending northeast to southeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre, tending east to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.

Monday 25 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, tending east to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.

Tuesday 26 August

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, tending east to southeasterly 1 to 2 metres during the morning.

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 Sunday.

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