Upper West Coastal Waters Forecast: Fowlers Bay to Elliston

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Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CDT on Wednesday 22 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough near the eastern border of the State will move further east this evening. A high pressure system to the south of the Bight will move east to be centred over the Tasman Sea by Friday. Another low pressure trough will move over western coasts on Friday morning, then extend over remaining coasts by evening.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 23 October

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then turning easterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Friday 24 October

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 25 October

Winds
Southwest to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

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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