Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:01 pm CST on Tuesday 22 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system 1025 hPa centred over Victoria will move over the Tasman Sea this evening. A low south of Perth 1010 hPa will move east over the Bight on Wednesday to be centred near Port Lincoln on Thursday morning then east of the State on Friday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Variable 5 to 10 knots this afternoon, becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots this evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Wednesday 23 July

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Thursday 24 July

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots during then morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Winds becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.

Friday 25 July

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 0.5 metres.

Saturday 26 July

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
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 Wednesday.

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