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 Tuesday 2 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A cold front from the Southern Ocean, lies over southwest New South Wales and is expected to reach Sydney Waters early on Tuesday. Increasing gusty south to southwesterly winds are expected as another low develops over the Tasman Sea and deepens Tuesday night and Wednesday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Gale Warning for Tuesday for Sydney Closed Waters

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southwesterly 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon. Winds possibly reaching up to 35 knots late this evening.
Seas
to 1 metre.

Wednesday 3 September

Gale Warning for Wednesday for Sydney Closed Waters

Winds
South to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots. Winds may reach up to 35 knots during the morning.
Seas
to 1 metre.

Thursday 4 September

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.

Friday 5 September

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.

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 Tuesday.

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