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

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CST on Tuesday 2 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will move eastwards to be over the eastern states by Wednesday night. A front will move across western parts of the State late Wednesday before continuing over southern and eastern parts on Thursday. Another high is expected to follow, moving over the Bight on Friday and across Victoria during the weekend.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to below 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 metres.

Wednesday 3 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then tending northeasterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.

Thursday 4 September

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.

Friday 5 September

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.

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 Wednesday.

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