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Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Port Hedland

High Thu 23:02 WST (6.7m)
Low Fri 05:06 WST (0.9m)
High Fri 11:24 WST (6.6m)
Low Fri 17:18 WST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Friday: NW/SW 30 kts
Saturday: SW 10/15 kts
Sunday: W 10 kts


Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly early in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots east of Port Hedland during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending easterly early in the morning then tending northwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 22:00 WST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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