Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EDT on Saturday 10 December 2016.
A high pressure system is moving towards Tasmania extending a ridge to the northeast and directing southeast to northeasterly winds along New South Wales coastal areas. Winds will turn north to northeasterly during Monday as the high moves over the Tasman Sea and continue to move east maintaining the ridge to the northwest.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
- Partly cloudy.
Sunday 11 December
- North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Port Kembla in the evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Port Kembla during the afternoon.
- Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Monday 12 December
- North to northeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower south of Port Kembla in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Tuesday 13 December
- Northerly 20 to 30 knots.
- 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
- East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
- Mostly sunny.
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 4:10 am EDT Sunday.