Perth Local Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Swanbourne
forecast windsWednesday: S/SE 30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Friday: S 15/20 kts
Saturday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots reaching up to 30 knots offshore near Rottnest. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots tending easterly 10/15 knots before dawn. Winds becoming variable to 10 knots late morning then shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then shifting southerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the morning then tending southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots tending southwesterly 15/20 knots during the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 22:00 WST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.