Upper West Coastal Waters Forecast: Fowlers Bay to Elliston

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Forecast issued at 4:52 pm CDT on Monday 4 March 2024.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near Tasmania extends a ridge over southern SA. A low pressure trough will move across SA coastal waters on Tuesday then another high moves across waters to the south mid to late in the week.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening.

Tuesday 5 March

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly in the late morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 2 metres, tending southwesterly around 1 metre by early evening.
2nd Swell
South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Wednesday 6 March

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southwesterly around 1 metre.
2nd Swell
South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Thursday 7 March

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Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am CDT Tuesday.

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