Pilbara East Coastal Waters Forecast: Wallal to Cape Preston

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Monday 5 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough extending from inland Kimberley into northeastern Gascoyne is expected to be slow moving until later in the week.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots west of Port Hedland in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres west of Port Hedland.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Tuesday 6 December

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 7 December

Winds
Westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Thursday 8 December

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots, decreasing to 20 to 25 knots in the late morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Tuesday.

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