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

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 10:58 am EDT on Tuesday 21 October 2014.

Weather Situation

Later today and on Wednesday winds along the Sydney Coast will gradually turn north/northeasterly as a high pressure system to the east of Tasmania extends a ridge to the northern NSW coast. On Thursday another front is expected to bring a southerly change to the south coast.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Wednesday 22 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 23 October

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Friday 24 October

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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 EDT Tuesday.

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