South to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Port Hedland around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots tending southeasterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore east of Port Hedland in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Port Hedland. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Mon 04:00 WST
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