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Tides for Port Alma

Low Thu 18:28 (1.5m)
High Fri 00:49 (4.6m)
Low Fri 07:11 (1.8m)
High Fri 13:11 (4.0m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SE 30 kts
Friday: SE 20/25 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts


Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots at times. Squalls to 40 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres metres offshore southern waters. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore.

Issued Thu 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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