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

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Forecast issued at 10:00 am CST on Monday 26 September 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over western NSW will continue to move eastwards, allowing a weak cold front to pass over southern coasts today. A more vigorous front is expected to move across the State on Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots turning west to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots during the afternoon and early evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres, tending westerly 2 to 2.5 metres by early evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon.

Tuesday 27 September

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Beachport.
Swell
Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres during the morning, then tending west to southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres by early evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Wednesday 28 September

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning east to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Beachport.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.

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 Monday.

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