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Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Hedland

High Wed 10:17 WST (6.1m)
Low Wed 16:37 WST (1.5m)
High Wed 22:59 WST (5.8m)
Low Thu 04:47 WST (1.9m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 20 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots tending easterly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 04:00 WST

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

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