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

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:10 pm CST on Wednesday 26 April 2017.

Weather Situation

A high 1029 hPa south of Western Australia will move into the Bight on Thursday and is likely to remain near stationary through to Monday. A weak front will move across southern coasts on Saturday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Thursday 27 April

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, turning west to southwesterly late morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 to 4.5 metres, decreasing to 3 to 4 metres during the day and 2.5 to 3 metres in the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Friday 28 April

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Saturday 29 April

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southwest to southerly 10 to 15 knots during the morning and becoming south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres during the afternoon or evening.
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 5:10 am CST Thursday.

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