Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over southern coasts is moving eastwards and will be centred over central NSW later Saturday. A front is expected to move over the west and far south of the State on Monday. Another high will develop over the Bight on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southeast to northeasterly 5 to 10 knots. Local afternoon sea breezes 5 to 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres, reaching 0.5 to 1 metre south of Port Noarlunga.

Sunday 20 April

Winds
Northeasterly around 5 knots becoming northeast to northwesterly around 10 knots during the morning, reaching northeasterly 10 to 15 knots late evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Monday 21 April

Winds
North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending north to northwesterly during the afternoon then shifting southwesterly 10 to 15 knots late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, reaching 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.

Tuesday 22 April

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
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 3:50 pm CST Saturday.

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