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Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Hedland

Low Fri 17:03 WST (1.1m)
High Fri 23:24 WST (6.1m)
Low Sat 05:17 WST (1.4m)
High Sat 11:29 WST (6.6m)

forecast winds

Friday: Variable 10 kts
Saturday: W/SW increasing 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 04:00 WST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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Weather News

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16:02 EST

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15:20 EST

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