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

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 am EST on Thursday 23 May 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak low off central parts of the coast will dissipate later today as a high pressure system over southeastern Australia shifts to the Tasman Sea. Generally light winds tend northerly from late this evening. Little change is expected until the next cold front moves through on Sunday, with winds shifting fresh southwesterly.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming variable in the afternoon then tending north to northeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning.

Friday 24 May

Winds
West to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming west to northwesterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 25 May

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly during the day then becoming northwesterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 26 May

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 pm EST Thursday.

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