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TODAY
4-5 ft S
@ 10 sec
9 kn SW
9 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 9:14 AM (1.5m)
L 2:47 PM (0.5m)
H 9:19 PM (2.0m)
L 3:55 AM (0.3m)
6:54 AM 4:57 PM
17° Water
Daniel  Mason

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Shoal Bay to Swansea

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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 Daniel Mason
  • 3/07/2015 6:46 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    S swell 4-5ft @ 11 second. SW winds 11 knots. New S swell accompanied by S-SW winds not looking great on the open beaches. S corners will be pretty much your only option and are lacking in swell and quality at the moment. Lower tide may help out later in the day. Winds will increase from the S.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1.8m
    Wind: SW 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Semi-clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1.8m
    Wind: S 20-30 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Windblown

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft+ S
@ 10 sec
14 kn WSW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Friday 3 July until midnight Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Hunter Coast
Winds: South to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell: Southerly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Coastal Weather
Partly cloudy.
16°
Today
Sunny.
17°
Saturday
Sunny.
18°
Sunday
Sunny.
19°
Monday

UV Index 12 (Extreme)
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