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Tides for Port Kembla

High Wed 11:49 (1.5m)
Low Wed 17:54 (0.4m)
High Thu 00:14 (1.6m)
Low Thu 06:35 (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 30 kts
Thursday: SE 20/25 kts
Friday: E/SE 20/25 kts


Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Port Kembla during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 20/25 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the evening.

Issued Wed 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, ESE

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