Lower South East Coastal Waters Forecast: Cape Jaffa to SA-Vic Border

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Saturday 30 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak front will pass to the south of the State today ahead of a more significant front expected to move across coastal waters on Sunday. A high will move over the Bight on Monday then track slowly east.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
Westerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots south of Beachport in the morning and south of Port MacDonnell in the afternoon.
Seas
2 to 3 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Sunday 31 May

Strong Wind Warning for Sunday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots, turning south to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, decreasing to around 2 metres in the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Port MacDonnell at night.

Monday 1 June

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning then to below 10 knots late evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

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 Saturday.

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