Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 10:00 am CDT on Thursday 29 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.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending southeasterly in the late afternoon. Winds reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Brighton in the late evening. Winds also reaching 15 to 20 knots north of Grange in the afternoon and early evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 30 January

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day. Winds possibly reaching 20 to 25 knots north of Grange in the late afternoon and early evening. Winds turning south to southeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 31 January

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 1 February

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Grange during the afternoon or evening.
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 Thursday.

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