Perth Local Marine Weather Overview
Tides for SwanbourneLow Tue 16:29 WST (0.6m)
High Wed 07:51 WST (1.2m)
Low Wed 16:51 WST (0.6m)
High Thu 08:32 WST (1.2m)
forecast windsTuesday: N/NE 30 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Friday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late morning. Winds tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then tending southwesterly 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly in the morning then tending south to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 10:00 WST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW
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