Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Sunday 26 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure over the south of the State will persist through to the middle of the week.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly 5 to 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon, then turning southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, reaching 1 to 1.5 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 27 January

Winds
Variable 5 to 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and reaching 15 to 20 knots west of Kingscote mid afternoon, then tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, reaching 1 to 1.5 metres in the far west in the late afternoon and early evening.
1st Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, reaching 1 to 2 metres in the far west.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 2 metres in the east of Backstairs Passage.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 28 January

Winds
Southerly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far west and around 1 metre through Backstairs Passage.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 3:50 pm CDT Sunday.

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