Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm CDT on Saturday 6 February 2016.

Weather Situation

A high over the Tasman sea is weakening. A new high will form south of the Bight on Sunday and Monday, and then move eastwards and weaken ahead of another high developing southwest of the Bight on Wednesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, turning south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots late evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, easing to below 1 metre late evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Sunday 7 February

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, turning south to southwesterly late morning, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon, and further to 20 to 25 knots north of Port Noarlunga from mid afternoon. Winds turning south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots throughout early evening, then easing to 10 to 15 knots north of Brighton late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon, decreasing to around 1 metre during the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Monday 8 February

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloud clearing.

Tuesday 9 February

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southwesterly during the morning then increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon then tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Brighton during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 10 February

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon, increasing to 15 to 20 knots north of Grange, then tending southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Grange during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 Sunday.

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