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

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EDT on Sunday 26 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southeast of Tasmania with a ridge to the north is directing north to northeasterly winds along the New South Wales coast. A cold front will bring a brief southerly change along the southern half of the coast during Monday night/Tuesday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Monday 27 March

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 28 March

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots shifting southerly 15 to 25 knots before dawn then tending southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower in the early morning.

Wednesday 29 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon then tending northerly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Thursday 30 March

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then shifting southerly 20 to 30 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

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 EDT Monday.

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