Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 11:22 pm CDT on Monday 8 February 2016.

Weather Situation

A high 1027 hPa south of the Bight will move slowly eastwards and weaken, ahead of another high developing southwest of the Bight on Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Tuesday 9 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo, tending southerly 10 to 15 knots to the north, easing to southeast to southwesterly 5 to 10 knots late morning. South to southwesterly afternoon sea breezes 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo from mid afternoon to early evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 0.5 to 1 metre by late morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 10 February

Winds
Southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots, temporarily easing to 10 to 15 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo from dawn to midday. Winds reaching 20 to 25 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo from mid afternoon to late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres inshore during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 11 February

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon then tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres south of Port Neil to Port Victoria.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 5:10 am CDT Tuesday.

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