South Central Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Monday 20 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A weakening low pressure system over Tasmania will move over the Tasman Sea on Monday. A high pressure system centred southwest of the Bight will move gradually eastwards early in the week allowing a trough of low pressure to enter the far west of the State later on Tuesday, then move across the State on Wednesday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots easing to below 10 knots during the morning then turning east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower this morning.

Tuesday 21 February

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning and reaching 15 to 20 knots south and west of Kangaroo Island, then throughout late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southwesterly around 1 metre later in the evening.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 22 February

Winds
North to northeasterly 20 to 30 knots shifting westerly during the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
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 3:50 pm CDT Monday.

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