Investigator Strait Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast updated at 7:11 pm CDT on Wednesday 18 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is centred over the Tasman Sea. A trough of low pressure over western coasts will move across remaining coasts early Thursday morning. A new high pressure system will move in south of the Bight late Thursday, then remain near stationary for the following few days.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon and early evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Thursday 19 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
40% chance of showers in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Friday 20 October

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 21 October

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy.

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 CDT Thursday.

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