Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:55 pm CST on Monday 3 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge will remain over the north of the State, as a front moves over the south later Tuesday or early Wednesday. A high pressure system will develop over the west of the State on Thursday, before moving eastwards to be centred over the eastern states on Friday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo, increasing to 2 to 4 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 4 August

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly in the afternoon and reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the afternoon.
Swell
South to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Wednesday 5 August

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southwesterly during the afternoon and decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Thursday 6 August

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing to 0.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% 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 CST Tuesday.

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