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

No warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 am EST on Monday 21 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system lies over New South Wales today, while a trough is situated over coastal waters. This trough is expected to weaken later today as the high moves east, although another trough approaching from the west is likely to bring a southerly change to the southern coast later Tuesday, continuing to the central coast early Wednesday before stalling.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 5 to 10 knots becoming variable in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

Tuesday 22 April

Winds
Northwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

Wednesday 23 April

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly during the afternoon then becoming north to northwesterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.

Thursday 24 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
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 Monday.

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