Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Monday 20 May 2024.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred south the Bight will hover over waters just south of SA through to the end of the week.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots through the Backstairs Passage in the early afternoon. Winds turning southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Backstairs Passage.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tuesday 21 May

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Wednesday 22 May

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre through the Backstairs Passage.
Weather
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 3:50 pm CST Monday.

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