Perth Local Waters Forecast: Two Rocks to Dawesville, inshore from Rottnest Island

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Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Wednesday 27 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge lies over the area and will remain close to Perth for the next few days. A cold front will move through during Friday night.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly winds about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 28 July

Winds
East to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming southeasterly in the evening then becoming east to northeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 29 July

Winds
Northerly 15 to 25 knots turning westerly 25 to 30 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of rain.

Saturday 30 July

Winds
Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly 2 to 4 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

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.

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

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