Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:43 am CST on Wednesday 8 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the eastern states. A trough of low pressure will extend across the far west during Thursday then over central and eastern districts on Friday. A vigorous cold front will reach western and southern coasts late Friday and then move across the State on Saturday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Cloudy.

Thursday 9 July

Winds
Northerly 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo in the morning and throughout in the afternoon and reaching 15 to 20 knots at times south of Cowell to Wallaroo in the evening.
Seas
0.5 to 1 metre, reaching 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo in the evening.
Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower from the late morning.

Friday 10 July

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
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 Wednesday.

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