Central Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Sunday 24 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system centred south of the Bight will move eastwards today to be centred east of Tasmania early Monday morning. A weak ridge of high pressure will move across from the west on Monday ahead of a trough of low pressure expected to move over the State during Tuesday and Wednesday. Another ridge will extend from the west later on Thursday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Sunday for Central Coast

Winds
Westerly 25 to 33 knots, decreasing to 20 to 25 knots during the late evening.
Seas
3 to 5 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the evening.
Swell
Westerly 4 to 5 metres, decreasing to 3 to 4 metres late evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 25 September

Winds
Westerly 20 to 25 knots easing to west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots early morning then further to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots around sunrise then becoming variable around 10 knots late morning then shifting southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre during the morning.
1st Swell
Westerly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres developing during the morning.
Weather
30% chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Tuesday 26 September

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning northeast to northerly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% 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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm CST Sunday.

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