West Kimberley Coastal Waters Forecast: Kuri Bay to Wallal

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies south of the State with a surface trough near the Pilbara and Kimberley coasts.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening.

Thursday 30 March

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots. Winds south of Broome tending southeasterly from around sunrise, persisting for the rest of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to northwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Friday 31 March

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeasterly from around sunrise.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Cape Leveque in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Broome.

Saturday 1 April

Winds
Winds west of Broome south to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon. Winds east of Broome variable around 10 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres west of Broome, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Seas below 1 metre east of Broome.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Sunny day.

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 Thursday.

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