Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Saturday 25 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred well to the south of the Bight will move east today. A trough of low pressure will move over western coasts on Sunday morning then extend to remaining coasts during the afternoon and evening. A new high pressure system will develop over the Bight on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon then becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 26 October

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then tending west to southwesterly in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the morning and afternoon.

Monday 27 October

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 28 October

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southwesterly below 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
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 3:50 pm CDT Saturday.

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