Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm CST on Friday 22 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A high 1038 hPa over the Tasman Sea will remain near stationary for the next week extending a ridge of high pressure over the State. A low pressure trough over the Far West Coast will move eastwards over remaining coastal waters during this evening and Saturday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Saturday 23 August

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northwesterly during the morning and reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Brighton. Winds shifting west to southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Sunday 24 August

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Monday 25 August

Winds
Southeast to northeasterly 5 to 10 knots. Afternoon sea breezes 5 to 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Tuesday 26 August

Winds
East to northeasterly 5 to 10 knots. Afternoon sea breezes 5 to 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

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 Saturday.

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