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

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EDT on Monday 30 March 2020.

Weather Situation

A cold front is slipping to the south of the state, with an associated southerly change reaching Sydney Waters late tonight or early Tuesday. Winds will turn east to northeasterly from the later part of Tuesday as a high pressure ridge follows in the wake of the change.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 31 March

Winds
Westerly below 10 knots shifting south to southwesterly around 10 knots before dawn then becoming east to southeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 1 April

Winds
Northeasterly below 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 2 April

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly below 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Friday 3 April

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 am EDT Tuesday.

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