Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Sunday 24 July 2016.
A weak surface trough will move through far southern waters overnight and move through remaining southern waters during Monday morning. A ridge will gradually extend from the west during next week from a strong high moving eastwards over southern Australia.
Forecast for Sunday until midnight
- Variable below 10 knots becoming northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Monday 25 July
- West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning. Winds tending northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
- Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
- Mostly sunny.
Tuesday 26 July
- Westerly 10 to 15 knots tending northwesterly in the early afternoon.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southerly 1 to 2 metres offshore, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
- Mostly sunny.
Wednesday 27 July
- Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
- 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 4:45 am EST Monday.