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

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast updated at 4:37 pm CST on Monday 18 June 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of Mount Gambier is moving slowly eastwards and will be centred over the southern Tasman sea later Tuesday. A front will move over the far west of the State on Tuesday, then slide southeastwards over southern parts of the State during the middle of the week. An area of high pressure will then become established over the Pastoral districts from mid-week.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly mid evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Weather
Cloudy.

Tuesday 19 June

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching 20 to 25 knots offshore from mid evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday.
2nd Swell
Southerly 1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 20 June

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre in the evening.
Swell
Westerly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Thursday 21 June

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots tending southwesterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
West to southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am CST Tuesday.

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