South Central Coastal Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Wednesday 21 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A broad low pressure trough over the far west will develop into a low pressure system in northwest of the State on Thursday, then move across the north during Friday. A high pressure system will move across waters to the south of the State over the weekend.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 22 October

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 3 metres by early evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Friday 23 October

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots west of Kangaroo Island during the morning, then tending southerly 20 to 30 knots throughout during the late afternoon or evening.
Seas
2 to 3 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Weather
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 CDT Wednesday.

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