South Central Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CST on Friday 5 June 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the State. A new high will move in well south of the Bight on Saturday and then move slowly northeastwards, to be centred over Victoria on Monday and the Tasman Sea mid next week.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Saturday 6 June

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 5 to 10 knots, turning south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots west and south of Kangaroo Island in the morning and throughout in the afternoon and increasing to 15 to 20 knots west and south of Kangaroo Island early afternoon and throughout in the evening and further to 20 to 25 knots west and south of Kangaroo Island from late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Sunday 7 June

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning then turning east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Monday 8 June

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly during the morning then increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather
Cloudy.

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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