Lower West Coastal Waters Forecast: Elliston to Cape Carnot

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm CST on Thursday 22 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over the southeast of the continent is expected to move slowly northeastwards over the next few days. A weak low pressure trough will move over western coastal waters late Saturday and early Sunday. Another high pressure system will develop to the southwest of WA early next week.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
Clear.

Friday 23 June

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower in the morning.

Saturday 24 June

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore.

Sunday 25 June

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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 Friday.

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