Upper West Coastal Waters Forecast: Fowlers Bay to Elliston

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Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Monday 27 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front over the Lower South East coast will move into Victoria early this morning. A ridge of high pressure will develop over the Bight following the front during today and Tuesday, ahead of another cold front moving over coastal waters on Wednesday.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots mid afternoon and 5 to 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres in the evening.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 28 March

Winds
West to southwesterly 5 to 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southwesterly 4 to 5 metres decreasing to 3 to 4 metres in the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 29 March

Winds
Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the late morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

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 Monday.

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