South Central Coastal Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Wednesday 19 June 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is centred over the State. A low pressure system will form south of the Bight during Wednesday, then move over the south of the State on Thursday before dissipating early Friday. The high will re-establish itself over the State on the weekend.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Possible small hail from late this morning.

Thursday 20 June

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Possible small hail in the morning.

Friday 21 June

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

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 CST Wednesday.

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