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Wallal to Cape Preston Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Port Hedland

High Tue 17:55 WST (5.2m)
Low Wed 00:36 WST (3.1m)
High Wed 06:44 WST (4.7m)
Low Wed 12:54 WST (3.1m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W/NW 20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W 15/20 kts


West to southwesterly around 15 knots, tending west to northwesterly inshore for a period during the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late afternoon/early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly for a period during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly for a period during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 04:00 WST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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