Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Saturday 5 September 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near Bordertown will continue to move eastwards to be over the Tasman Sea by Sunday morning. A front will move into the west of the State today and then over the remainder on Sunday. A new high will develop over the Bight later Monday and on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly around 5 knots, becoming northeast to northwesterly around 5 knots in the afternoon, then northeasterly about 10 knots late evening.
Seas
Calm to 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 6 September

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning, before shifting westerly 15 to 20 knots in 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.

Monday 7 September

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots around sunrise.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 8 September

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming southerly during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

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 Saturday.

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