Gulf St Vincent Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:06 pm CST on Thursday 3 September 2015.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system off the New South Wales coast is moving steadily eastwards. A high pressure system southwest of the Bight will move east over the next few days ahead of a front moving into the west of the State on Saturday, and over the remainder on Sunday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southwest to southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 4 September

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, easing to around 10 knots early morning, becoming variable below 10 knots from late morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 5 September

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 6 September

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the late morning or early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

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 5:10 am CST Friday.

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