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TODAY
3-4 ft SW
@ 13 sec
14 kn S
8 min ago
Incoming tide
L 5:11 AM (0.5m)
H 1:32 PM (1.4m)
L 9:26 PM (0.5m)
H 1:27 AM (0.8m)
7:11 AM 5:32 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
  • 1/08/2015 5:53 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Winds have swung onshore just in time for the weekend on the South Coast, with SW winds around 17 knots creating messy conditions. Surf is around 3 - 4' along the Middleton - Goolwa stretch, and 2 - 3' surf around at Chiton / Gap. The forecast predicts winds will remain onshore at similar strength all day, swell will probably pick up a bit after lunch. Messy all day.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1.3m
    Wind: SSW 10-20 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Bumpy

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1.5m
    Wind: SSE 10-20 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Wind affected

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

4 - 6ft SSW
@ 15 sec
3 kn W
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

Coastal Weather
Rain.
15°
Today
Possible shower.
14°
Sunday
Possible shower.
13°
Monday
Possible shower.
14°
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