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Admiral Bay (1)

UNPATROLLED BEACH
Beach Number:
wa1988
State/Region:
WA Lagrange
Post Code:
6725
Length:
3.5km
General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Nearby Beaches:
mckelson creek (n)  (1.4km) admiral bay (2)  (1.6km) mckelson creek (s)  (2.4km) admiral bay (3)  (2.7km) cape duhamel (n)  (3.5km)

Beach

Beach WA 1988 begins at the inflection in the shore and curves gently to the north for 3.5 km to a small tidal creek. It is backed by a well developed 1.5-2 km wide series of up to 40 foredune ridges, the inner most ridges extending 4 km to the south in lee of the McKelson Creek. The barrier is one of the better formed and preserved foredune plains in the North West. The beach consists of a 300-400 m wide low gradient upper intertidal ultradissipative beach grading seaward into 2.5 km wide low tide sand flats.

Location

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    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.

    Last updated: 28/08/2013 12:04:52

     

    PATROL INFORMATION

    There is no beach service this week.

    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

        Sat, 27 Aug 09:00 am

        BIDYADANGA (11 km)


        Partly cloudy.
        26.00 °C
        CALM/0 km/h
        Wind

        Weather information
        SatSunMonTueWedThu
        31° 16° 30° 19° 27° 19° 29° 16° 30° 19° 32° 18°

        WATER

        23

        Issued at Sat, 27 Aug 11:58

        SWELL FORECAST

        Saturday
        Sunday
        Monday
        Tuesday
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • S
          14 km/h
          0.4m
        • SW
          10 km/h
          0.4m
        • W
          11 km/h
          0.5m
        • WSW
          16 km/h
          0.6m
        • W
          14 km/h
          0.5m
        • W
          14 km/h
          0.6m
        • WSW
          11 km/h
          0.5m
        • WNW
          14 km/h
          0.5m

        Lagrange issued at Fri, 26 Aug 22:13

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        Today's Swell Description
        Wind:
        Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
        Swell:
        Westerly below 1 metre.
        Seas:
        Below 1 metre.
        Weather:
        Sunny.

        UV INDEX

        TODAY'S TIDE

        • high
          04:01
          7.18m
        • low
          10:44
          3.94m
        • high
          17:15
          6.28m
        • low
          23:25
          4.42m

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        Broome issued at Sat, 27 Aug 19:58

        WARNINGS

        TODAY'S RADAR

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