West Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: Kuri Bay to Wallal

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Thursday 21 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A broad surface trough lies near the Kimberley and Pilbara coasts with a ridge of high pressure pushing into the western Pilbara.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 22 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 23 September

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming south to southwesterly about 10 knots in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 24 September

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Broome.
Swell
Westerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Broome during the afternoon.
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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

NT - Beagle Bonaparte Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast WA - North Kimberley - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - West Kimberley - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Pilbara Coast East - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Pilbara Coast West - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Ningaloo Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Gascoyne Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Geraldton Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Lancelin Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Melville Local Waters Forecast WA - Perth Local Waters Forecast WA - Perth Coast- Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Bunbury Geographe Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast SA - Far West Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Leeuwin Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Albany Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Esperance Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast WA - Eucla Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast

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

Product IDW11210