South Central Coastal Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:19 am CST on Tuesday 24 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A high 1031 hPa over Eyre Peninsula will move slowly eastwards to be over Victoria on Wednesday night. A trough of low pressure will move over the Nullarbor Plain Thursday evening and the west and south of the State Friday morning, before weakening later Friday as a new high becomes established over the Bight.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 5 to 10 knots, tending southeasterly inshore in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 25 September

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 26 September

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 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 3:50 pm CST Tuesday.

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