Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 3:59 pm CDT on Wednesday 26 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A high (1026 hPa) south of the State will move slowly southeastwards to be located southwest of Tasmania Saturday morning. A trough of low pressure will develop near the western border on Saturday, then move over South Australia on Sunday and into the far northeast on Monday.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Spencer Gulf

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 30 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo in the evening, turning southeasterly late evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre in the south.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 27 November

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during morning, then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots from the middle of the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Friday 28 November

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo before sunrise, tending southwest to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots early afternoon then tending east to southeasterly late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres in the south.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 29 November

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the morning then shifting southwest to southeasterly during the afternoon then east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres in the south.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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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