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TODAY
2 ft S
@ 11 sec
3 kn W
16 min ago
Incoming tide
L 3:12 PM (0.2m)
H 9:31 PM (1.9m)
L 3:51 AM (0.1m)
H 10:02 AM (1.7m)
6:06 AM 5:31 PM
18° Water
Peter Hudson

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: South West Rocks to Forster - Tuncurry

Reporters location:

Coastalwatch surf reporters are the saltiest locals around. Part fish, part shark, part human, they live for the waves and are usually more local than the locals. They’ll be up before dawn waiting for first light to reveal the days surf conditions and can sense a change of wind from a sparrows fart. Each reporter covers a region of coastline which includes many number of surf spots and beaches. Please consider there may be possible variations between this report and your local spot due to differences in orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell and weather patterns.


by Peter Hudson
  • 31/08/2015 6:46 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Light SW wind is producing clean conditions on the southern headlands but there is a definite lack of waves. The swell is south and going straight past. Open beaches are worth a look even though they are a little messy. Main breaks around town will again favour the beginner and micro grommet. Let's hope the waves pick up as the tide drops out. For beginner, intermediate and advanced surf courses and board hire contact Port Macquarie Surf School on 6584 7733

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: SW 0-10 kts
    Best at: North-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: S 10-20 kts
    Best at: North-facing beaches
    Conditions: Semi-clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

3 - 4ft+ S
@ 10 sec
7 kn W
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

A complex low pressure system over the southern Tasman Sea will weaken today and during Tuesday and a weak high pressure ridge is expected to develop across the Tasman Sea on Wednesday.
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers offshore, 30% chance elsewhere.

Coastal Weather
Partly cloudy.
°
Today
Sunny.
21°
Tuesday
Mostly sunny.
22°
Wednesday
Shower or two.
24°
Thursday

UV Index 5 (Moderate)
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