Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 3:45 am CST on Wednesday 28 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will pass over South Australian coastal waters on Wednesday, then another front will move over southern coasts during Thursday. A high south of Western Australia will move eastwards over the south of South Australia late in the week. A cold front will move across from the west on Sunday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southwest to southerly late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.

Thursday 29 June

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre in the evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Friday 30 June

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Backstairs Passage.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% 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 3:50 pm CST Wednesday.

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