Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Wednesday 5 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge is positioned over the north of the State, as a front clears from the southeastern districts of SA this morning. A high pressure system will develop over the west of the State on Thursday, before moving eastwards to be centred over the eastern states on Friday and Saturday. A trough of low pressure will approach the west of the State late Saturday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Thursday 6 August

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Friday 7 August

Winds
North to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming northwesterly during the afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 8 August

Winds
North to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
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.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm CST Wednesday.

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