Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port HedlandHigh Wed 01:48 WST (6.8m)
Low Wed 07:49 WST (0.9m)
High Wed 14:03 WST (6.6m)
Low Wed 20:06 WST (0.9m)
forecast windsTuesday: SE 25 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 30 kts
Thursday: E/SE increasing 25 kts
Friday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore east of Port Hedland. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres offshore east of Port Hedland. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 25 knots before tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the day then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 WST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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