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 4:05 pm EDT on Wednesday 1 April 2015
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 4 April 2015.

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

Weather Situation
A high pressure system centred over the western Tasman Sea is extending a ridge
across New South Wales. The next cold front is expected to move up the coast
during Thursday and then stall over the Hunter Coast on Friday. The trough will
remain near-stationary near the northern Hunter Coast or southern Mid North
Coast

Forecast for Wednesday 1 April until midnight
Winds: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning northerly in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly clear.

Forecast for Thursday 2 April
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots, shifting southerly inshore in the late
evening. Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell:
Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the
evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Forecast for Friday 3 April
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots offshore, shifting southerly 20 to 30 knots
early in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the
morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of
showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Saturday 4 April
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly
1.5 to 2 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a
thunderstorm.

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

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 Wednesday 1 April 2015
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 5 April 2015.

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

Weather Situation
A high pressure system centred over the western Tasman Sea is extending a ridge
across New South Wales. The next cold front is expected to move up the coast
during Thursday, reaching Sydney waters late Thursday, and then stall over the
southern Hunter Coast on Friday.

Forecast for Wednesday 1 April until midnight
Winds: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Mostly
clear.

Forecast for Thursday 2 April
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots shifting southerly 15 to 20 knots in the late
evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Forecast for Friday 3 April
Winds: Southerly 15 to 25 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the
late evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Forecast for Saturday 4 April
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during
the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
The chance of a thunderstorm.

Forecast for Sunday 5 April
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly
below 10 knots during the day. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 50%
chance of showers.

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

* Calls to 1300 number cost around 27.5c inc. GST, higher from mobiles or

Weather Forecast via the Bureau of Meteorology Bureau Of Meteorology (BoM)