Bremer Bay to Israelite Bay Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EsperanceHigh Thu 23:33 WST (0.7m)
Low Fri 03:55 WST (0.5m)
High Fri 10:51 WST (1.3m)
Low Fri 18:11 WST (0.3m)
forecast windsThursday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: SE 30 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres. Friday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then tending southeasterly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots west of Esperance in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly below 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 3/5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 16:00 WST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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Gale Warning for the Bunbury Geographe and Leeuwin Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Perth metro, Perth, Albany, Esperance and Eucla Coasts
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