Gulf St Vincent Coastal Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Saturday 27 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over western NSW will continue to move eastwards to be over eastern NSW by Sunday. A deep low is expected to form to the southwest of the Bight during Sunday and weaken as it moves southeastwards across waters to the south of the State early next week.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots around mid-morning, then turning northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon or evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Sunday 28 August

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots, possibly reaching 20 to 25 knots at time during the morning, turning northeasterly in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of rain in the evening.

Monday 29 August

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning northerly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Port Vincent to Brighton.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of rain.

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 Saturday.

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