Cape Leeuwin to Bremer Bay Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Albany
forecast windsMonday: W 25 kts
Tuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: NE 10/15 kts
Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds tending southwesterly 20/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northerly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, tending southerly 3/4 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2 metres during the evening.Issued Mon 16:05 WST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Albany Coast, Esperance Coast and Eucla Coast
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Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.
More than 25,000 people need to move from low-lying areas in Mackay by midnight, with fears incoming Tropical Cyclone Debbie could cause inundation of up to 2.5 metres above the high tide level.
Tropical cyclones have long posed a serious threat to Queensland coastal communities, but after almost every disaster there have been lessons learnt to help people better prepare.