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

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Forecast issued at 4:02 pm WST on Sunday 1 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A ridge lies to the south of the state. A surface trough lies near the west coast and is expected to remain near stationary for the next few days.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots shifting north to northeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 2 February

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northeasterly early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 3 February

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Wednesday 4 February

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day then tending southerly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.

Thursday 5 February

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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 am WST Monday.

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