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TODAY
3-4 ft SW
@ 12 sec
18 kn WNW
12 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 12:52 AM (0.8m)
L 5:11 AM (0.5m)
H 1:32 PM (1.4m)
L 9:26 PM (0.5m)
7:12 AM 5:31 PM
16° 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
  • 31/07/2015 6:05 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Excellent

    Winds are light offshore from the North on the South Coast this morning and conditions are clean early, but possibly not for long. Swell is a bit bigger and lining up nicely bigger, with 3 - 4' waves along the Middleton - Goolwa stretch, and 2 - 3' surf around at Chiton / Gap. The forecast predicts onshore South winds in the 10 - 15 knot range, and it's hard to say when they will show up. Once they do, conditions will quickly deteriorate and remain messy for the rest of the day.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1.2m
    Wind: N 0-10 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Glassy

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1.4m
    Wind: SSW 10-20 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Wind affected

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

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

Wind: Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy.

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