A north-westerly swell is forecast for St Helena from Wednesday, 21 March, through to Friday, 23 March 2018. This might result in a large sea swell and breakers in James Bay and Rupert’s Bay.
The public is advised to use caution when accessing the Sea Front area. To avoid damage to vehicles, drivers are asked to take care when parking near the safety rails.
Due care and attention should be taken when swimming in Rupert’s and James Bay during this time.
Port Control will be monitoring sea conditions and may restrict access to the Sea Front, Jamestown Wharf and Rupert’s Jetty if necessary.
19 March 2018