New South Wales Weather Forecast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


New South Wales

Updated Coastal Waters Forecast for New South Wales

Sydney Coast: Broken Bay to Port Hacking
Issued at 8:26 am EDT on Friday 19 December 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Sunday 21 December 2014.

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

Weather Situation
A strong southerly change is moving along New South Wales central coast and it
will reach the far north coast Friday evening. Winds along the coast will turn
north to northeasterly by Sunday as a slow-moving high pressure system become
establish over the southern Tasman Sea extending a ridge to the north coast.

Forecast for Friday 19 December until midnight
Winds: Southerly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late
evening. Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the
afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1 to 1.5
metres around midday. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Saturday 20 December
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the
morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to
around 1 metre around midday. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Sunday 21 December
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots during the
day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EDT Friday.

weather conditions for neighbouring coastal zones.


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


New South Wales

Updated Local Waters Forecast for Sydney Closed Waters
Issued at 8:25 am EDT on Friday 19 December 2014
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 22 December 2014.

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

Weather Situation
A strong southerly change is moving along New South Wales central coast and it
will reach the far north coast Friday evening. Winds along the coast will turn
north to northeasterly by Sunday as a slow-moving high pressure system become
establish over the southern Tasman Sea extending a ridge to the north coast.

Forecast for Friday 19 December until midnight
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in
the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Saturday 20 December
Winds: Southerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots before dawn then
becoming variable below 10 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 0.5 metre.
Weather: Cloudy.

Forecast for Sunday 21 December
Winds: Variable below 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the
morning. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy.

Forecast for Monday 22 December
Winds: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly
cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EDT Friday.

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