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 21 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is centred to the west of Bass Strait, with a trough offshore from the northern coast of New South Wales. The high will be the dominant feature in the region during the next few days as it drifts slowly east and extends a ridge northwards along the New South Wales coast.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.

Friday 22 August

Winds
South to southeasterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.

Saturday 23 August

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

Sunday 24 August

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the morning.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

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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