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

No warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:01 pm WST on Saturday 30 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad trough lies through inland parts of the eastern Pilbara and Kimberly, and will persist throughout the forecast period.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore east of Barrow Island in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore east of Barrow Island.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres about offshore western waters.
Weather
Clear.

Sunday 31 May

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore east of Barrow Island early in the morning.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
1st Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore west of Onslow.
2nd Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 1 June

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 2 June

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Sunday.

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