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3 ft SW
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14 kn S
14 min ago
6:33 AM 5:57 PM
16° Water
Peter Mariner

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Region: Chiton Rocks

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by Peter Mariner
  • 3/09/2015 5:57 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Swell has come up overnight on the South Coast but so have onshores, and conditions are messy with SSW winds gusting around 25 knots . Surf is around 3 - 4' along the Middleton - Goolwa stretch, and 2' around at Chiton / gap. Waits and Parson's will be bigger, but quality will be dreadful. The forecast predicts winds will remain onshore all day but should ease from the South after lunch, back to 10 - 15 knots. Try Dribs Bay if you're desperate.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1.3m
    Wind: SSW 20-30 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Wind affected

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1.3m
    Wind: S 10-20 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Wind affected

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

3 - 4ft+ SW
@ 14 sec
4 kn N
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Wind: Southerly 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning, to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon and to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers inshore, 30% chance elsewhere.

Coastal Weather
Possible shower.
°
Today
Possible shower.
14°
Friday
Partly cloudy.
17°
Saturday
Shower or two.
16°
Sunday
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