Sydney Closed Waters Forecast: Sydney Harbour, Pittwater and Botany Bay

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
West to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 28 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 29 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 30 July

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 31 July

Winds
Northwesterly about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 am EST Thursday.

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