Lower West Coastal Waters Forecast: Elliston to Cape Carnot

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CST on Friday 23 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A high centred over the south of WA extends a ridge of high pressure over SA. This high will move eastwards to be centred south of the Bight by Saturday and will then move slowly eastwards to be over Victoria early next week.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 24 April

Winds
Variable about 10 knots, becoming south to southeasterly late afternoon and increasing to 10 to 15 knots inshore.
Seas
Below 1 metre, rising to around 1 metre inshore late afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres later in the evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 25 April

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 26 April

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 5:10 am CST Saturday.

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