Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CDT on Monday 23 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A high over the south of the State will move eastwards to western Victoria during the day as a low pressure system moves over the Bight. The low will continue eastwards on Tuesday to be just south of Port Lincoln Tuesday evening and near Bordertown around midday Wednesday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southwest to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly in the late evening, easing to below 10 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 24 October

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots after sunrise, reaching 20 to 25 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria in the early afternoon. Winds shifting westerly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from late morning.

Wednesday 25 October

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southwesterly early in the morning. Winds reaching 20 to 25 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Thursday 26 October

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, reaching 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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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