Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Tuesday 28 March 2017.
A ridge of high pressure lies south of the State with a surface trough developing along the west coast.
Forecast for Tuesday until midnight
- Southerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Winds tending southeasterly in the late evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
- Southwesterly 2.5 metres.
Wednesday 29 March
- Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
- 1.5 to 2 metres.
- Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres during the morning.
- Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Thursday 30 March
- Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southeasterly in the middle of the day.
- 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
- South to southwesterly 3 to 5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening.
Friday 31 March
- South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
- 1 to 2 metres.
- South to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
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
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Wednesday.