Cape Preston to Northwest Cape Marine Weather Overview
Tides for ExmouthHigh Sun 00:23 WST (2.2m)
Low Sun 05:54 WST (0.7m)
High Sun 12:06 WST (2.5m)
Low Sun 18:38 WST (0.3m)
Tides for OnslowHigh Sun 00:28 WST (2.4m)
Low Sun 05:29 WST (0.8m)
High Sun 12:30 WST (2.7m)
Low Sun 18:30 WST (0.4m)
forecast windsSunday: SW 20 kts
Monday: E 20/30 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 20/30 kts
Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore east of Barrow Island in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore east of Barrow Island. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about offshore western waters. Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore east of Onslow early in the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about offshore western waters. Outlook Monday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending easterly 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending east to northeasterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about offshore western waters. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots turning east to northeasterly 20/30 knots during the morning and easing 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 16:00 WST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, WSW
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