Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Hedland
forecast windsTuesday: W/NW 20 kts
Wednesday: NW 20 kts
Thursday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Friday: SW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore west of Port Hedland early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending westerly during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 16:00 WST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.