Gulf St Vincent Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm CDT on Saturday 1 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A high [1025 hPa]over the Bight will move eastwards to be south of Mount Gambier late Sunday night. A trough will move over western coasts during Monday then over central and eastern coasts during Tuesday morning, followed by another high developing over the Bight on Wednesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Sunday 2 November

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming south to southeasterly about 10 knots during the morning then increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon and evening then tending easterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening. Local sea breezes 10 to 15 knots developing from late morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloud clearing.

Monday 3 November

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots tending northeasterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning .
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 4 November

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 knots before dawn.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 CDT Sunday.

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