Gulf St Vincent Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Monday 5 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is expected to move into the Bight today and Tuesday then move eastwards over the Tasman Sea during Wednesday. A front will move over the south of the State overnight Wednesday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Winds turning southeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the eastern waters during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 6 December

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly in the afternoon then tending south to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 7 December

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening then turning north to northeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny day. 60% chance of showers, most likely in the evening.

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 CDT Monday.

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