West Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: Kuri Bay to Wallal

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Forecast issued at 4:01 am WST on Thursday 28 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak low pressure system with a broad trough lies off the Pilbara coast and will gradually weaken as a ridge of high pressure builds over southern parts of the State.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Broome in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 29 May

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

Saturday 30 May

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cape Leveque.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
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 Thursday.

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