Sydney Coastal Waters Forecast: Broken Bay to Port Hacking

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Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Thursday 25 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A southwest to southeasterly flow over the waters, established by a high pressure system will tend north to northeasterly on Sunday as the high moves east over the Tasman Sea. The next south to southwesterly change is expected to develop on the south coast later on Sunday and affect the remainder of the coast on Monday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres later in the evening.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Friday 26 May

Winds
Westerly below 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny morning. 20% chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening.

Saturday 27 May

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower offshore.

Sunday 28 May

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots tending northwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning then tending westerly during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 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 Friday.

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