Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CDT on Friday 7 October 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will develop over the south of WA during Friday then will move eastwards across SA over the weekend. A low pressure trough will move across the far west of SA later Monday then over remaining parts on Tuesday and Wednesday as a slow-moving low pressure system moves across waters well south of the continent.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore.
Swell
Westerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Saturday 8 October

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming southerly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 9 October

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 10 October

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Becoming 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 CDT Saturday.

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