Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Friday 30 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southwest of Tasmania will weaken and move southeastwards as a new high moves to a position south of the Bight during the weekend. This high with then remain near stationary during the early part of next week.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Port Noarlunga early morning. Winds tending southwest to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning and increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon, possibly reaching 20 to 25 knots north of Grange from late afternoon to early evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres for the afternoon and early evening period.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 31 January

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Brighton until around sunrise, turning south to southwesterly late morning and increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon then turning southeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres early afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 1 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots early morning then tending southerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 2 February

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Brighton until around sunrise, turning southerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon and turning southeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 Friday.

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