Sydney Coastal Waters Forecast: Broken Bay to Port Hacking

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Wednesday 27 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A passing cold front is bringing vigorous west to southwesterly winds to New South Wales waters today. Conditions will ease from Thursday as the front moves away to the east and a high pressure system develops over southeast Australia. The next significant frontal system is expected early next week.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Thursday 28 July

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 29 July

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 30 July

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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 EST Thursday.

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