Forecast issued at 5:10 am CDT on Wednesday 26 October 2016.
A high pressure system will develop over the Bight today as a trough moves over the far northeast. The high is expected to move slowly east on Thursday and Friday, followed by another trough of low pressure moving across western coasts on Saturday and then remaining coasts on Sunday.
Forecast for Wednesday until midnight
- South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon and evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
- Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
- Partly cloudy.
Thursday 27 October
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly in the morning then tending southwest to southeasterly in the afternoon and evening.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
- Mostly sunny.
Friday 28 October
- Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeasterly during the day then tending easterly during the evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the evening.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the evening.
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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm CDT Wednesday.