Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Sunday 26 March 2017.
A weak cold front is moving through the southwest of the State with a new ridge developing in its the wake Sunday evening. Another weak cold front will brush the south coast during Tuesday.
Forecast for Sunday until midnight
- Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
- 1.5 to 2 metres.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 4 to 5 metres offshore.
Monday 27 March
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
- Southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
- Partly cloudy.
Tuesday 28 March
- South to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the evening.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.0 metres during the afternoon and evening.
- Southwesterly 2.5 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
- Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Wednesday 29 March
- Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots turning easterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
- 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
- Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres during the morning.
- Cloud clearing.
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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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Monday.