Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Hedland
forecast windsWednesday: E/SE 15/25 kts
Thursday: SE increasing 25/30 kts
Friday: E/SE 20/30 kts
Tuesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots before dawn then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 20/30 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 WST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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