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Tuesday: N/NW increasing 30/40 kts
Wednesday: SW 30/40 kts
Thursday: W 20/30 kts


Tuesday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots tending north to northwesterly this afternoon and increasing to 30/40 knots by evening. Winds shifting west to southwesterly in the far west tonight. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 5/7 metres. Wednesday: Southwesterly 30/40 knots decreasing to 25/30 knots early in the morning then turning west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/4 metres.

Issued Tue 11:11 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 7.0m, SW

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Adelaide weather: Flood watch for Hills, Sealink ferries cancelled as cold front approaches SA

14:46 EST

A flood watch is current in the Mount Lofty Ranges near Adelaide as another cold front approaches the region.

More stormy weather expected for Victoria

14:28 EST

Damaging winds are forecast to affect Victoria for the second time in two days as a cold front moves into the Bight.

A few days of relief on the way for SA

14:16 EST

As the last in a string of cold fronts makes its way across southern South Australia, a high pressure ridge will calm the skies until the weekend.