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

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CDT on Tuesday 31 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A high 1027 hPa in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over South Australia. A trough will move over western and southern parts of the State on Wednesday. A new high pressure system will move into a position south of the Bight early on Thursday then will move slowly east to be near Tasmania on Friday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Wednesday 1 April

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Lower South East Coast

Winds
Northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly late morning then turning south to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
0.5 to 1.5 metres increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of rain.

Thursday 2 April

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 3 April

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 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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