Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 10:19 pm CST on Tuesday 28 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A 1027 hPa high is centred over New South Wales. A cold front will reach the far west coast on Wednesday evening and extend across the remainder of the State on Thursday. Another high will move into the Pastoral districts of South Australia on Friday and Saturday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
0.5 to 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Wednesday 29 June

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Adelaide Metropolitan Waters

Winds
North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots from early morning, and further to north to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots from late morning.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres, reaching 0.5 to 1 metre south of Port Noarlunga.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower at night.

Thursday 30 June

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots shifting southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Friday 1 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots tending northwesterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Saturday 2 July

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

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 CST Wednesday.

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