Lower West Coastal Waters Forecast: Elliston to Cape Carnot

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Monday 15 July 2024.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure will remain slow moving over SA. A low pressure system near Tasmania's east coast will combine with the high, resulting in a cooler southerly airstream over SA early this week.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
1st Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Tuesday 16 July

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon, then tending south to southeasterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Wednesday 17 July

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.
1st Swell
South to southeasterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
2nd Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm CST Monday.

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