Forecast issued at 5:05 am EST on Sunday 23 October 2016.
Southerly winds will persist today in the wake of a surface trough. A high pressure system over the Great Australian Bight will move eastwards over the next few days, extending a weak ridge over southern waters from Monday onwards.
Forecast for Sunday until midnight
- South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late morning and afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
- Cloudy. 90% chance of rain.
Monday 24 October
- South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning easterly in the late afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
- East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy.
Tuesday 25 October
- Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
- Below 0.5 metres.
- Mostly 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. 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.