Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 1 March 2015.
A weak ridge of high pressure lies along the southern east coast. A trough will move through southern waters on Monday, and the ridge strengthen slightly over the next few days.
Forecast for Sunday until midnight
- East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Afternoon north to northeasterly sea breezes 10 to 15 knots inshore.
- Below 1 metre.
- Easterly around 1 metre, reaching 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy.
Monday 2 March
- North to northeasterly below 10 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the evening.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
- East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers from the late morning.
Tuesday 3 March
- Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon.
- 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
- Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.
- Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Sunday.