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 Monday 20 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system east of Tasmania with a trough to the north is directing southwest to northwesterly winds along the New South Wales coast. The low is rapidly moving south-southeast and winds will turn southeast to northeasterly during Tuesday as a high pressure system moves over the southwestern Tasman Sea in it's wake extending a ridge along the coast.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 21 February

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 22 February

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 23 February

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots tending northeasterly during the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

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 Monday.

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