Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:01 pm CDT on Saturday 25 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A high 1019hPa centred to west of Tasmania will move east to be over Tasman Sea on Sunday. A trough will extend from the west during Sunday followed by a new ridge of high pressure extending over the State on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Sunday 26 October

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon, increasing to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by in the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Monday 27 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots easing to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots before sunrise then further to 15 to 20 knots late afternoon and early evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
20% chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.

Tuesday 28 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre during the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Wednesday 29 October

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
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 5:10 am CDT Sunday.

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