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

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 am EDT on Tuesday 25 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A cold front will bring southerly change to Sydney Waters early today and to the far north coast in the evening. Winds along the coast will turn southeast to northeasterly during Wednesday as a high pressure system moves towards Tasmania extending a ridge to the north.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Wednesday 26 November

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Thursday 27 November

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Friday 28 November

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly during the evening.
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 pm EDT Tuesday.

Product IDN11013