Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:58 pm CDT on Wednesday 26 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A high (1026 hPa) south of the State will move slowly southeastwards to be located southwest of Tasmania Saturday morning. A trough of low pressure will develop near the western border on Saturday, then move over South Australia on Sunday and into the far northeast on Monday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southwest to southerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots north of Brighton. Winds becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening, reaching 15 to 20 knots south of about Seacliff.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre in the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 27 November

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Afternoon and early evening southwesterly sea breezes 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres with the afternoon sea breezes.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 28 November

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots easing to variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then turning east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 29 November

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northeasterly early morning then becoming variable below 10 knots late morning then becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 30 November

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northeasterly below 10 knots during the morning then becoming variable during the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% 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 CDT Thursday.

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