Batemans Coastal Waters Forecast: Ulladulla to Montague Island

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:10 am EDT on Wednesday 7 December 2016.

Weather Situation

South to southeasterly winds along the New South Wales coast will shift north to northeasterly today as a high pressure system moves over the Tasman Sea extending a ridge to the north coast. Later on Thursday a cold front is expected to bring a gusty southerly change along the southern half of the coast extending to the far north coast Friday afternoon.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Moruya Heads by early evening.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Thursday 8 December

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Batemans Coast

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the morning then shifting southerly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.

Friday 9 December

Winds
South to southwesterly 25 to 35 knots.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres offshore south of Moruya Heads.
1st Swell
Southerly below 0.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
2nd Swell
Northeasterly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EDT Wednesday.

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