Forecast issued at 4:10 am EST on Monday 26 September 2016.
A high pressure system lies over the state, establishing a southwest flow over the waters for the next few days. The next frontal system is expected to move over the state from late Wednesday and affect the waters for much of the second half of the week.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
- South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon then becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning and again in the late evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers offshore, 20% chance elsewhere.
Tuesday 27 September
- Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning then becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the late afternoon.
- 1 to 2 metres.
- Southerly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Wednesday 28 September
- Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the evening.
- Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
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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