New South Wales Weather Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


New South Wales

Coastal Waters Forecast for New South Wales

Sydney Coast: Broken Bay to Port Hacking
Issued at 4:06 pm EDT on Friday 31 October 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 3 November 2014.

Warning Information
telephone 1300-659-218* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
A high pressure system will strengthen in the Tasman Sea today as a cold front
approaches from the southwest, with northeasterly winds increasing over coastal
waters. The front will move through southern and central waters on Saturday
with fresh to strong northeast to northwest winds before a southwest to
southerly change extends from the south. The change should move through the
northeast on Sunday morning with south to southeast winds extending throughout.

Forecast for Friday 31 October until midnight
Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Sydney Coast
Winds: Northeasterly 20 to 25 knots turning northerly in the late evening.
Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1.5 to 2.5
metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Saturday 1 November
Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Sydney Coast
Winds: Northerly 15 to 25 knots shifting southerly 20 to 25 knots in the late
evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1.5
to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to
1.5 to 2 metres by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres,
increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore during the morning. Weather: Partly
cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Sunday 2 November
Winds: Southerly 15 to 25 knots tending southwesterly 15 to 20 knots early in
the morning then turning south to southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1
to 2 metres. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres, tending southerly 1.5 to 2.5
metres during the morning. Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Monday 3 November
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during
the afternoon. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 2 to 3 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:10 am EDT Saturday.

weather conditions for neighbouring coastal zones.


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


New South Wales

Local Waters Forecast for Sydney Closed Waters
Issued at 4:05 pm EDT on Friday 31 October 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Tuesday 4 November 2014.

Warning Information
telephone 1300-659-218* or through some TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
A high pressure system will strengthen in the Tasman Sea today as a cold front
approaches from the southwest, with northeasterly winds increasing over Sydney
Closed Waters. The front is expected to reach the Sydney coast late on Saturday
with fresh to strong northwest winds before a southwesterly change. Winds will
tend fresh southeasterly on Sunday.

Forecast for Friday 31 October until midnight
Winds: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning northerly 10 to 15 knots in the
late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Saturday 1 November
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southwesterly in the late
evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. A
thunderstorm likely in the afternoon and early evening.

Forecast for Sunday 2 November
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots tending southwesterly 10 to 15 knots before
dawn then turning southeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Sunny.

Forecast for Monday 3 November
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending easterly during the morning then
tending northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing
below 1 metre during the morning. Weather: Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Forecast for Tuesday 4 November
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around
1 metre during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 am EDT Saturday.

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