Central North Coastal Waters Forecast: Stanley to Flinders Island

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Forecast issued at 10:00 am EST on Friday 1 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A westerly stream will persist over Tasmania today and Saturday, while a slow moving high lies over the Mainland. A cold front will move over Tasmania during Sunday evening.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning westerly in the middle of the day.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Westerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers offshore, 20% chance elsewhere.

Saturday 2 July

Winds
Westerly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers in the morning.

Sunday 3 July

Winds
Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% 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.

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 Friday.

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