Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Monday 8 March 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southwest of Perth is expected move east to be south of the Bight on Tuesday and in the Tasman Sea by Wednesday night.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching to 20 to 25 knots early morning and again late afternoon and evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 9 March

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, easing to 10 to 15 knots late morning, then increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres by evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the far west.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 10 March

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots at times between late afternoon and mid evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far west.
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 Monday.

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