Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm CST on Wednesday 16 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak cold front west of Kangaroo Island is sliding southeastwards as a weak high is centred over the State. A cold front will move across coastal waters on Friday morning. A ridge of high pressure will extend over the State on the weekend ahead of a cold front moving across western and southern coasts on Monday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.

Thursday 17 April

Winds
Northeast to northwest 5 to 10 knots, turning westerly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening and increasing to 15 to 20 knots near midnight.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Friday 18 April

Winds
Westerly 15 to 25 knots turning southerly 15 to 20 knots in the morning then easing to 5 to 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Saturday 19 April

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Sunday 20 April

Winds
Variable below 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 Thursday.

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