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

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Wednesday 13 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will establish itself over the Bight during Wednesday, then move slowly eastwards and weaken Thursday. This will allow a cold front to clip the southeast of the State on Friday before another high moves into the Bight for the weekend.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
Southwest to westerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots south of Port MacDonnell in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Thursday 14 November

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
Westerly 15 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots south of Beachport during the afternoon and evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres south of Port MacDonnell.
Weather
Cloudy.

Friday 15 November

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly during the morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres south of Beachport.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm CDT Wednesday.

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