Really tiny at Dee Why this morning. Good if you have one of those electric foil things to play with or a standup board to take out and work on your core strength. But driving out of a nice turn or popping the top off something, well that’s not happening. When will it happen again? Well have a look at the Goat’s words of wisdom for all the insight you’ll need.
Take care, take the mask and have a great Friday!
Numbers: swell at sea as of 0640: 1 m @ 13 seconds from 138°. Wind: NNW 3-4 kts, Tides: Low at 0800, 1.6m high at 1430. Air 26, mostly sunny. Water 19C and clean.
A high pressure system near New Zealand is extending a ridge towards the Queensland coast while a weak trough trough of low pressure lies along the southern coast of New South Wales. The high will direct increasing northerly winds along most of the coast during Friday and Saturday ahead a cold front, which looks set to bring a southerly change to southern waters late Saturday before continuing north on Sunday.
Forecast for Friday until midnight
Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Sydney Coast
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the afternoon and evening.
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres in the afternoon.
Southerly below 1 metre.
Saturday 24 October
Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Sydney Coast
North to northeasterly 25 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 25 knots in the late morning, then a gusty southerly change 25 to 33 knots arriving at night. Winds may locally reach 35 knots on the change.
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Southerly around 1 metre.
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Sunday 25 October
South to southwesterly 25 to 30 knots tending southeasterly 20 to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening evening.
1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3 metres during the morning.
Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore during the morning.
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.