Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Tuesday 1 December 2015.
A deep surface trough lies through southern parts of the Pilbara and Kimberley.
Forecast for Tuesday until midnight
- West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Broome in the morning.
- 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Cape Leveque during the morning.
Wednesday 2 December
- West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore around midday.
- Westerly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower north of Broome, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Thursday 3 December
- Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
- Around 1 metre.
- Westerly below 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.
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 Tuesday.