Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CDT on Thursday 5 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak middle-level cloud band will persist over the west of the State for the next few days. A high south of WA will extend a ridge of high pressure over the State through Friday and over the weekend. A cold front will move over the south of the State early on Monday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending southerly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Friday 6 March

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots at times in the early morning, decreasing to 5 to 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 7 March

Winds
Southerly below 10 knots tending southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon then becoming southeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 8 March

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 9 March

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

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 Friday.

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