Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Monday 24 October 2016.
A high pressure system over southeastern Australia will move eastwards into the northern Tasman Sea over the next few days, extending a weak ridge over southern waters.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
- North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Tuesday 25 October
- Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1.5 metres by early evening.
- Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
- Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Wednesday 26 October
- Northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
- 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
- Mostly sunny.
Thursday 27 October
- North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening.
- Southerly below 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
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 Tuesday.