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

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Forecast issued at 4:18 pm CDT on Monday 23 January 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough of low pressure over central coasts, will extend eastwards across remaining coastal waters Monday evening. A high pressure system will become centred south of the Bight later on Tuesday and then move only very slowly eastwards.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the evening and shifting westerly 20 to 25 knots late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres later in the evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Tuesday 24 January

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 20 to 30 knots south of Port MacDonnell early morning. Winds shifting south to southwesterly in the early morning and decreasing to 10 to 15 knots around the middle of the day.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 25 January

Winds
South to southwesterly about 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 26 January

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 metres.
Weather
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 Tuesday.

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