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

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Forecast issued at 4:01 pm WST on Friday 31 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A broad heat trough lies over the inland Kimberley and the far eastern Pilbara.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Clear.

Saturday 1 November

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to southwesterly in the late morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 2 November

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 3 November

Winds
South to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning then tending west to southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending northwest to southwesterly around 1 metre during the morning.
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 Saturday.

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