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

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 10:06 pm CDT on Tuesday 23 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will move steadily eastwards over the week, with a weak ridge of high pressure persisting off the southern coast throughout the forecast period. A low pressure system and associated trough over Western Australia will enter the far west of the state on Friday, before moving across the north of the state over the weekend.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southwest to southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 24 October

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the early morning, becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon, tending southeast to easterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 25 October

Winds
East to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, turning north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots from mid morning, shifting west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots late morning or early afternoon. Winds reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Port MacDonnell in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 26 October

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly 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 Wednesday.

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