Gulf St Vincent Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CST on Tuesday 18 June 2024.

Weather Situation

A weak low pressure trough also crosses the State today, closely followed by a cold front moving over SA on Wednesday. A low forms on the front late Wednesday near Kangaroo Island, before moving away to the northeast on Thursday. A high pressure system moves over the far west late on Thursday and over central parts during Friday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 19 June

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 95% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Thursday 20 June

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots shifting southerly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Friday 21 June

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 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 CST Wednesday.

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