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Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Hedland

High Tue 01:42 WST (6.4m)
Low Tue 07:50 WST (1.4m)
High Tue 14:01 WST (5.9m)
Low Tue 19:56 WST (1.9m)

forecast winds

Monday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore by early evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Port Hedland during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore west of Port Hedland. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 16:00 WST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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