Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 11:23 am CST on Thursday 30 June 2016.

Weather Situation

Two vigorous cold fronts will move across the south of the State today. A high will move across the north of South Australia on Friday and Saturday. Another front will move over the south of the State early next week.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Spencer Gulf

Winds
West to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria till late afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres around midday.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Friday 1 July

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly in the afternoon and becoming variable 5 to 10 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Seas
0.5 to 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly 1 to 2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo, increasing to 2 to 3 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.

Saturday 2 July

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming north to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower in the far south.

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 Thursday.

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