West Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: Kuri Bay to Wallal

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 25 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A broad trough extending along the Pilbara coast and into inland parts of Kimberley will maintain a broad westerly flow over the Kimberley coastal waters, as well as morning bursts of offshore winds followed by afternoon sea breezes along the Pilbara coast. The trough will move inland slowly during Tuesday, leading to onshore winds throughout the day along the Pilbara coast.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Sunday 26 January

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Broome early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the morning and afternoon.

Monday 27 January

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 28 January

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Sunday.

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