Upper West Coastal Waters Forecast: Fowlers Bay to Elliston

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Sunday 26 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the eastern states will weaken today. A front will move over southern coasts of South Australia overnight tonight. Another high will move into the west of the State on Monday and then move eastwards over the north of the State to be centred over New South Wales on Tuesday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northeast to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots by sunrise, shifting south to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots from early afternoon, easing to 15 to 20 knots late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 27 June

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower south of Streaky Bay.

Tuesday 28 June

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
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 CST Sunday.

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