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Cape Preston to Northwest Cape Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Exmouth

Low Sun 18:38 WST (0.3m)
High Mon 00:59 WST (2.3m)
Low Mon 06:40 WST (0.6m)
High Mon 12:51 WST (2.5m)

Tides for Onslow

Low Sun 18:30 WST (0.4m)
High Mon 01:04 WST (2.5m)
Low Mon 06:20 WST (0.7m)
High Mon 13:11 WST (2.7m)

forecast winds

Sunday: SE 10/15 kts
Monday: E/NE 30 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 20/30 kts


Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about offshore western waters. Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. 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 Sun 10:00 WST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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