233a - Beach in Cockatoo Island Derby-West Kimberley WA - SLS Beachsafe

233a WA

Beaches K 232 and 233 are adjoining beaches located in a 1 km deep bay on the western shore of the island. Beach K 232 is a 150 m long high tide beach wedged deep in the embayment. It is fronted by 500 m wide tidal flats, then another 500... Read more

Beaches K 232 and 233 are adjoining beaches located in a 1 km deep bay on the western shore of the island. Beach K 232 is a 150 m long high tide beach wedged deep in the embayment. It is fronted by 500 m wide tidal flats, then another 500 m of reef flats. It is almost linked in the east to beach K 233 with a small wooded islet separating them. Beach K 233 is a similar 200 m long low energy high tide beach with a low grassy foredune located to either side of a central rock outcrop. It is fronted by 500 m wide tidal to reef flats.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Cockatoo Island, WA 6731

Includes beaches:
Margaret Is (w 3)

Length:
0.05km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 waK0233A

Nearby beaches

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Government of Western Australia

Weather

Saturday 21, Oct 10:55 pm

Day 39°    Night 26°
Possible storm

Water Temperature  28°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower inshore in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Cape Leveque in the afternoon and early evening.

Tide

6 am
0.67m
12 pm
9.99m
6 pm
1.08m

UV

Index: 11 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:00 pm


Radar

256 km

radar helper

Weather

Sunday 22, Oct

Day 39°    Night 25°
Mostly sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming westerly in the middle of the day then increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Cape Leveque in the morning and early afternoon.

Tide

12 am
10.36m
6 am
0.64m
12 pm
9.92m
6 pm
1.21m

UV

Index: 10 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 2:50 pm


Weather

Sat 21, Oct to Sat 28, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide


UV

Sat 21st 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:00 pm
Sun 22nd 10 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 2:50 pm
Mon 23rd 11 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Tue 24th 11 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:00 pm

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.

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