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TODAY
2-3 ft SW
@ 18 sec
7 kn NNE
10 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 11:58 AM (1.3m)
L 7:56 PM (0.6m)
H 11:34 PM (0.7m)
L 4:09 AM (0.5m)
7:14 AM 5:30 PM
16° Water
Peter Mariner

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Surf Report Info

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
  • 29/07/2015 5:54 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Excellent

    Winds are light offshore from the NNE on the South Coast this morning, and conditions are clean early. Swell has dropped further overnight, with 2' waves along the Middleton - Goolwa stretch, and 3' waves around at Waits and Parson's. The forecast predicts North winds will pick up to around 20 knots this morning, and tend NW at 25 knots after lunch. Swell will also continue to ease, so the arvo may be a bit small and blown out.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1m
    Wind: N 0-10 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: NW 20-30 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Windblown

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

3 - 4ft+ SSW
@ 15 sec
9 kn N
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook


Seas: Northerly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to north to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots during the morning.
Swell: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres west and south of Kangaroo Island during the morning. Weather: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3.5 metres during the afternoon.

Coastal Weather
Partly cloudy.
14°
Today
Shower or two. Windy.
15°
Thursday
Possible shower.
14°
Friday
Possible shower.
14°
Saturday
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