Chiton Rocks Surf Cam & Surf Report

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TODAY
2-3 ft SW
@ 13 sec
14 kn NNE
5 min ago
Incoming tide
L 7:37 PM (0.5m)
H 10:58 PM (0.6m)
L 2:32 AM (0.6m)
H 12:01 PM (1.1m)
6:39 AM 5:54 PM
14° Water
Peter Mariner

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Region: Chiton Rocks

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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 Peter Mariner
  • 29/08/2016 6:23 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Excellent

    Conditions are clean on the South Coast early with offshore NE winds around 10 knots, and swell lining up well again. Surf is around 2' along the Middleton - Goolwa stretch with the odd bigger set, and 1 - 2' around at Chiton / Gap. Waits and Parson's will offer a bit more size, the East in the wind will favour Parson's slightly. The forecast predicts offshores all day but gusts may be over 20 knots at times. Hopefully it won't get that strong.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.9m
    Wind: NE 0-10 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: NNE 10-20 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft SSW
@ 13 sec
12 kn NNE
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook


Winds: North to northeasterly 20 to 25 knots, increasing to 20 to 30 knots south and west of Kangaroo Island.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres. Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Coastal Weather
Rain developing.
14.1°
Now Rain developing.
Rain at times.
19°
Tuesday Rain at times.
Shower or two.
17°
Wednesday Shower or two.
Possible shower.
16°
Thursday Possible shower.

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