Eden Coastal Waters Forecast: Montague Island to Gabo Island

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Forecast issued at 4:13 am EDT on Friday 9 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system lies to the south of the continent. South to southeasterly winds are expected to gradually ease today, and then tend northeasterly on Saturday as a ridge of high pressure develops. Another cold front is forecast to approach on the weekend, causing northerly winds to increase on Sunday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Eden Coast

Winds
Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
2.5 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell
Southerly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore south of Green Cape.
Weather
Partly cloudy.
Caution
Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing.

Saturday 10 December

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Eden Coast

Winds
Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southerly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.
Caution
Large and powerful surf conditions in the early morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing.

Sunday 11 December

Winds
Northerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
South to southeasterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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

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