Upper East Coastal Waters Forecast: St Helens Point to Wineglass Bay

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Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Saturday 22 June 2024.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure system to the west of Tasmania will move over the state early on Sunday and out to the east by Monday morning. A low pressure system to the south of the Bight is expected to deepen on Monday, then move to the southwest of Tasmania during Tuesday as an associated front crosses the state.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening.
2nd Swell
Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 23 June

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly in the middle of the day then becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Monday 24 June

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 25 June

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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.

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 5:00 am EST Sunday.

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