Forecast issued at 4:00 am WST on Monday 25 May 2015.
A ridge of high pressure is present over southern parts. A cold front will move through southern waters during today and into Tuesday followed by a second front during Wednesday after which a ridge of high pressure will remain over southern parts.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
- West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to southwesterly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the morning and again in the late evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore around midday.
- Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers offshore, 60% chance elsewhere.
Tuesday 26 May
- West to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots.
- 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Wednesday 27 May
- Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the afternoon.
- 1.5 to 2 metres.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres offshore.
- Cloudy. 40% 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.
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