Upper West Coastal Waters Forecast: Fowlers Bay to Elliston

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CST on Saturday 22 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A high 1026 hPa over New South Wales will move further eastwards. A cold front will move over southern coasts later Saturday and over the south of the State on Sunday, ahead of a high moving over the north on Monday. A trough of low pressure is expected to move across the west and south of the State on Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots late morning, then shifting westerly late afternoon and easing to 10 to 15 knots inshore in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres late morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 23 July

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres south of Streaky Bay.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower south of Streaky Bay.

Monday 24 July

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots from mid afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 Saturday.

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