Storm Bay Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Sunday 26 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system lies over Bass Strait and extends a ridge to the south as it drifts slowly east to be over the Tasman Sea on Monday, where it will persist into mid week. A low pressure system lies over WA and moves into the Bight on Monday then east to be over SA on Tuesday and Victoria on Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Variable below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Monday 27 September

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

Tuesday 28 September

Winds
Northwesterly below 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Wednesday 29 September

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Thursday 30 September

Winds
Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% 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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