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

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Forecast issued at 4:01 am WST on Saturday 25 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A trough lies inland across the Kimberley and eastern Pilbara.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the late morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres about offshore western waters.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 26 October

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots tending southwesterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots about offshore western waters in the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore west of Barrow Island.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 27 October

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore west of Barrow Island.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres about offshore western waters.
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 pm WST Saturday.

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