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

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Forecast issued at 4:01 pm WST on Sunday 23 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A broad trough lies over inland parts.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing up to 2 metres offshore west of Barrow Island.
Weather
Clear.

Monday 24 November

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Barrow Island early in the morning. Winds inshore tending northwesterly for a period during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres well offshore west of Barrow Island.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 25 November

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending southerly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then turning west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 26 November

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
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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