Spencer Gulf Coastal Waters Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Friday 24 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southwest of Tasmania will move slowly eastwards to be in the southern Tasman Sea on Friday night. A trough will move over the far west of the State late on Sunday then over the remainder of the State during Monday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching 15 to 20 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo for a period in the evening.
Seas
Up to 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 25 March

Winds
Southwesterly about 10 knots shifting southeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning. Winds shifting southwesterly 15 to 20 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo for a period during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower south of Cowell to Wallaroo in the afternoon and evening.

Sunday 26 March

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the evening.
Swell
South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.
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 3:50 pm CDT Friday.

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