Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CST on Tuesday 22 August 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over the northwest of SA will move eastwards then weaken during Wednesday. Weak fronts are expected to move across southern coasts on Wednesday and Saturday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, reaching to 1 to 2 metres in the far west. Southerly around 1 metre through Backstairs Passage.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Wednesday 23 August

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots for a period before sunrise, turning west to southwesterly during the afternoon then south to southwesterly during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre late morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.

Thursday 24 August

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a light shower.

Friday 25 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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 Wednesday.

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