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

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Forecast issued at 4:01 am WST on Tuesday 2 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure is moving through southeastern parts of the state with a weak easterly pressure gradient over the north.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.

Wednesday 3 September

Winds
Southwesterly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly before dawn then becoming west to southwesterly in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres about offshore western waters.

Thursday 4 September

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots tending southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore west of Barrow Island.

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 Tuesday.

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