Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm CDT on Wednesday 28 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southwest of Tasmania will slowly move eastwards to be south of Tasmania by Thursday evening. A new high will move to a position southwest of the Bight during the weekend.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Spencer Gulf

Winds
South to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo until late evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 29 January

Winds
Southeasterly around 20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day then southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 30 January

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 31 January

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather
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 Thursday.

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