Forecast issued at 10:00 am CST on Monday 2 May 2016.
A high pressure ridge will persist over northern parts of the State until late in the week. A cold front will pass over the south of the State on Tuesday followed by another front late Thursday and early Friday.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
Gale Warning for Monday for Lower South East Coast
- Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots strengthening to 25 to 35 knots around the middle of the day.
- 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres south of Beachport.
- Westerly 2.5 to 4 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Tuesday 3 May
Gale Warning for Tuesday for Lower South East Coast
- Northwest to westerly 25 to 35 knots turning southwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the evening.
- 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres later in the evening.
- West to southwesterly 4 to 5 metres increasing to 5 to 7 metres during the morning.
- Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Wednesday 4 May
- Southwest to westerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 20 to 30 knots south Beachport in the morning. Winds turning northwesterly during the day and reaching 20 to 30 knots south of Port MacDonnell in the evening.
- 2 to 3 metres.
- Southwesterly 6 to 7 metres, decreasing to 5 metres during the evening.
- 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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
- This forecast is also available via scheduled broadcasts on marine radio.
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm CST Monday.