Central North Coastal Waters Forecast: Stanley to Flinders Island

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:40 am EST on Tuesday 31 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over Tasmania will remain almost stationary today before moving slowly eastwards on Wednesday and Thursday, maintaining a light wind regime.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Wednesday 1 June

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day and tending easterly.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Thursday 2 June

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
West to northwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
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.

Nearby Coastal Waters

Tas - BANKS STRAIGHT AND FRANKLIN SOUND Tas - CENTRAL NORTH COAST, Stanley to the Northern Tip of Flinders Is Tas - EAST OF FLINDERS ISLAND, Northern Tip of Flinders Is to St Helens Pt Tas - UPPER EAST COAST, St Helens Pt to Wineglass Bay Tas - LOWER EAST COAST, Wineglass Bay to Tasman Island Tas - SOUTHEAST COAST, Tasman Is to South East Cape Tas - SOUTHWEST COAST, South East Cape to Low Rocky Pt Tas - CENTRAL WEST COAST, Low Rocky Pt to Sandy Cape Tas - FAR NORTHWEST COAST, Sandy Cape to Stanley and King Island Vic - East Gippsland Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast Vic - Central Gippsland Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast Vic - Central Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast Vic - West Coast - Coastal Waters Forecast

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST Tuesday.

Product IDT12321