Shoalhaven Heads Surf Cam & Surf Report

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TODAY
2 ft SE
@ 17 sec
12 kn NNE
5 min ago
Incoming tide
L 12:32 PM (0.4m)
H 6:57 PM (1.8m)
L 1:31 AM (0.3m)
H 7:31 AM (1.4m)
6:18 AM 5:37 PM
18° Water
Phil Byrne

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Thirroul to Shoalhaven Heads

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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 Phil Byrne
  • 30/08/2016 6:53 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Some fun waves around this morning with most beaches averaging 2ft of SE swell. Conditions are a smooth at the moment with a light W wind. Later the wind is forcasted to go NE and with that the northern ends of beaches and south side of points will be best.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: NW 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: NE 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected beaches
    Conditions: Semi-clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

3 - 4ft+ S
@ 7 sec
8 kn NNE
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Illawarra Illawarra Coast: Port Hacking to Ulladulla Forecast for Tuesday 30 August until midnight Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Illawarra Coast
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the middle of the day. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy. Forecast for Wednesday 31 August Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Illawarra Coast
Winds: Northerly 20 to 30 knots tending north to northwesterly during the day.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres. 1st
Swell: Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, then tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre by early evening. 2nd
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. m

Coastal Weather
Partly cloudy.
18.4°
Now Partly cloudy.
Shower or two clearing.
15° 20°
Wednesday Shower or two clearing.
Rain developing later.
13° 21°
Thursday Rain developing later.
Rain.
15° 18°
Friday Rain.

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