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 4:10 am EST on Saturday 20 September 2014
for the period until midnight EST Monday 22 September 2014.

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

Weather Situation
A complex low pressure system is centred to the south of New Zealand, while a
high is centred over western Victoria. This high will be the dominant feature
in the region during the next few days as it drifts slowly east, maintaining a
southwest to southeasterly wind flow along most of the New South Wales coast
through to Sunday. Early in the new week the high is expected to reach the
Tasman Sea, bringing a more northeasterly wind shift to southern and central
parts of the coast.

Forecast for Saturday 20 September until midnight
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly 15 to 20 knots in the
morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 2 to 2.5 metres.

Forecast for Sunday 21 September
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the
morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1 to 1.5
metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2 to 2.5
metres.

Forecast for Monday 22 September
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots
during the afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5
metres during the morning.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST 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 am EST on Saturday 20 September 2014
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 23 September 2014.

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

Weather Situation
A complex low pressure system is centred to the south of New Zealand, while a
high is centred over western Victoria. This high will be the dominant feature
in the region during the next few days as it drifts slowly east, maintaining a
generally southwest to southeasterly wind flow through to Sunday. Early in the
new week the high is expected to reach the Tasman Sea, with winds turning more
northwest to northeasterly.

Forecast for Saturday 20 September until midnight
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southerly 15 to 20
knots in the morning, then easing to 10 to 15 knots this evening. Seas: Below
0.5 metre.

Forecast for Sunday 21 September
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning
then becoming east to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5
metre.

Forecast for Monday 22 September
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming southeasterly during the
day then becoming east to northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Forecast for Tuesday 23 September
Winds: Westerly below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots
during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST Saturday.

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