Shoalhaven Heads Surf Cam & Surf Report

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TODAY
3 ft S
@ 7 sec
15 kn S
8 min ago
Incoming tide
L 8:29 AM (0.5m)
H 3:04 PM (1.6m)
L 9:49 PM (0.5m)
H 3:48 AM (1.2m)
6:23 AM 5:34 PM
18° Water
Phil Byrne

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Thirroul to Shoalhaven Heads

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 Phil Byrne
  • 26/08/2016 6:59 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Surfs picked up slightly overnight with most beaches averaging 3ft of S swell. Conditions are a little bumpy at the moment with a light SSW wind. This wind will increase throughout the day and with that the Southern ends of beaches and north side of points will be best.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1.5m
    Wind: SE 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1.5m
    Wind: SSE 20-30 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Windblown

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2ft+ SSE
@ 7 sec
9 kn W
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Illawarra Illawarra Coast: Port Hacking to Ulladulla Forecast for Friday 26 August until midnight Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Illawarra Coast
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning and early afternoon. Winds tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Forecast for Saturday 27 August
Winds: Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Port Kembla. Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore north of Point Perpendicular in the early morning.

Coastal Weather
Shower or two.
14.6°
Now Shower or two.
Mostly sunny.
18°
Saturday Mostly sunny.
Partly cloudy.
10° 19°
Sunday Partly cloudy.
Sunny.
11° 20°
Monday Sunny.

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