South Central Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Saturday 25 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the northeast of South Australia will move continue to move eastwards to be over New South Wales by tonight. A cold front will move across the south of the State on Sunday followed by another high pressure system early next week.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly about 10 to 15 knots knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning. Winds reaching 20 to 25 knots west of Kangaroo Island in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres around midday.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers west of Kangaroo Island, 30% chance elsewhere.

Sunday 26 June

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots west of Kangaroo Island early in the morning. Winds becoming northwest to westerly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then shifting south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 27 June

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly during the morning then increasing to west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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 Saturday.

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