Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CDT on Wednesday 10 February 2016.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure south of the State will strengthen on Thursday as a new high moves over the Bight. A weak cold front will move across the south later on Saturday then another ridge of high pressure will become established over the Bight in its wake and then persist there for the following few days.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Southwesterly sea breezes 15 to 20 knots north of Brighton until late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, reaching 1 to 2 metres north of Brighton.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 11 February

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots north of Brighton early morning then throughout by late morning, then becoming south to southwesterly during the afternoon and increasing to 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots north of Grange late afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 12 February

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning. Southwesterly afternoon sea breeze 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 13 February

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon, reaching 15 to 20 knots north of Brighton.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 14 February

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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 Thursday.

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