Pilbara East Coastal Waters Forecast: Wallal to Cape Preston

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 19 November 2017.

Weather Situation

Southerly winds strengthen in the western Pilbara as a ridge of high pressure builds over the state's southwest. Meanwhile a broad trough lingers over the inland Kimberley and Pilbara.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Port Hedland.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Port Hedland.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Monday 20 November

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Karratha.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 21 November

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 22 November

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly 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 am WST Monday.

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