West Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: Kuri Bay to Wallal

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Monday 29 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough lies near the Kimberley and Pilbara coasts, moving offshore in the mornings.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 30 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then tending southeasterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Broome during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 31 May

Winds
Easterly 15 to 25 knots turning southeasterly 20 to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 1 June

Winds
Southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
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 Tuesday.

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