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Alexander Bay (1)

UNPATROLLED BEACH
Beach Number:
wa0095
Includes Beaches:
Alexander Bay (1)
State/Region:
WA - Howick
Post Code:
6450
General Beach Hazard Rating:
7/10 (Highly hazardous)

Beach

Beach WA 95 commences on the western side of the low sloping granite of Alexander Point and trends northwest for 1.7 km to a low 100 m long granite outcrop. The beach is well exposed to the southwest waves and winds, with a 100 m wide rip dominated surf zone (Fig. 2.11b), and backing massive active and vegetated transgressive dunes, the latter extending up to 6 km inland. Several beach rips and permanent rips against the boundary rocks, as well as a rock reef near the centre of the beach result in hazardous swimming conditions.

Location

Shark Alert Number

For shark sightings call Water Police on 9442 8600

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SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

 

PATROL INFORMATION

No Service: Beach not patrolled out of season There are currently no services provided by Surf Life Saving Australia for this beach. Please take the time to browse the Surf Education section of this website to learn more about staying safe when swimming at Australian beaches. Click here to visit general surf education information.

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Hazards

Service Providers

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

WEATHER

Today 19° wind SSE/17 km/h

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ESPERANCE (86 km) issued at Sun 20 Apr 11:00 (EST)

WATER

20

Issued at Sun, April 20 13:00

SWELL FORECAST

Saturday
Sunday
Monday
  • PM
  • AM
  • PM
  • AM
  • PM
  • S
    1.5 m
  • S
    1.5 m
  • S
    1.7 m
  • S
    1.4 m
  • S
    1.3 m

Howick issued at Sat, April 19 22:00 (EST)

UV INDEX

5

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TODAY'S TIDE

  • Low
    4:11
    0.46m
  • High
    13:11
    1.07m
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Esperance issued at Sun, April 20 00:00 (Local Time)

WARNINGS

TODAY'S RADAR

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