Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CDT on Friday 9 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A high 1024 hPa southwest of the Bight will move slowly eastwards to be over the Tasman Sea on Sunday night. A low pressure trough will move into the far west late Monday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Saturday 10 December

Winds
Easterly below 10 knots, tending variable late morning. Winds becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and tending southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 11 December

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Brighton early morning, tending easterly during the morning then southwesterly around 10 knots during the afternoon then southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 12 December

Winds
Southeast to northeasterly around 10 knots tending northwest to southwesterly late morning then northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 13 December

Winds
North to northeasterly 15 to 25 knots shifting westerly 15 to 20 knots around the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon.

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.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am CDT Saturday.

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