Pilbara West Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Preston to North West Cape

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Forecast issued at 4:05 am WST on Monday 2 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad surface trough lies well inland from the Pilbara coast and Kimberley coast and will persist throughout the forecast period.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots tending westerly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm offshore east of Barrow Island early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.

Tuesday 3 February

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 4 February

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
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 pm WST Monday.

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