West Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: Kuri Bay to Wallal

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Saturday 1 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad surface trough lies across the Pilbara and Kimberley coast's. A strengthening ridge of high pressure over the southern parts of the State will push the trough northwards early Monday leading to a surge in E'ly winds through the first half of next week.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Sunday 2 August

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Broome in the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly in the morning then tending south to southwesterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 3 August

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots becoming southeasterly 20 to 30 knots before dawn then decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 4 August

Winds
East to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly 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 Sunday.

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