Channel Forecast

No warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Sunday 3 July 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight extends a ridge over Tasmania, and will remain the dominant feature for the next few days, before becoming established over Tasmania late on Tuesday. The high will shift to the Tasman Sea on Wednesday, before a weak cold front passes to the south on Thursday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Northwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 4 July

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 5 July

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming northwesterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 6 July

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 7 July

Winds
North to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming southwesterly during the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.

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