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

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Forecast issued at 4:04 pm WST on Monday 27 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough lies over the Pilbara and Kimberley and will move offshore late Thursday or Friday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower west of Barrow Island, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 28 March

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Wednesday 29 March

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres about offshore western waters.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Thursday 30 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres about offshore western waters.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Tuesday.

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