Mandurah to Cape Leeuwin Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BunburyHigh Sat 01:16 WST (0.7m)
Low Sat 03:09 WST (0.7m)
High Sat 09:59 WST (1.1m)
Low Sat 19:49 WST (0.4m)
forecast windsSaturday: W increasing 15/20 kts
Sunday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Monday: W 15/20 kts
Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Saturday: Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly before dawn then tending west to southwesterly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Variable below 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the day then turning westerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Fri 16:02 WST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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