Central Coastal Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 10:10 am CST on Tuesday 27 September 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will develop over the Bight during Tuesday then will weaken during Wednesday as a high further to the south strengthens. This stronger high will then move towards Tasmania later in the week.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots in the west during the afternoon and throughout during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres later in the evening.
Weather
Cloudy.

Wednesday 28 September

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
2nd Swell
South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Thursday 29 September

Winds
Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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

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