Far West Coastal Waters Forecast: WA-SA Border to Fowlers Bay

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Forecast issued at 4:03 pm CDT on Friday 23 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A deep low pressure system about 1000 hPa near Port Augusta will move eastwards to be near Broken Hill late Friday evening and near Sydney on Saturday evening. A large high pressure system will become centred south of the Bight Saturday evening and move southeastwards to be south of Tasmania on Monday evening.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots late evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Saturday 24 October

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 25 October

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres, tending southerly 2.5 to 3 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy.

Monday 26 October

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and reaching 20 to 30 knots west of Nullarbor in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.
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 5:10 am CDT Saturday.

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