Pilbara East Coastal Waters Forecast: Wallal to Cape Preston

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Forecast issued at 4:01 am WST on Friday 24 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A trough lies inland across the Kimberley and eastern Pilbara.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots west of Port Hedland. Winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon and reaching 15 to 20 knots west of Port Hedland.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Westerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 25 October

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon and reaching 15 to 20 knots west of Port Hedland
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres inshore around midday.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 26 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

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 Friday.

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