Adelaide Local Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Adelaide
forecast windsTuesday: NE increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SW 20/25 kts
Thursday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Friday: S/SE increasing 15/20 kts
Northeasterly below 10 knots increasing to 10/15 during the evening. Winds becoming variable below 10 knots from late morning until early evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northeast to northerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 20/25 knots in the morning then westerly around 20 knots later in the morning. Winds tending southwesterly around 20 knots during the afternoon and possible reaching 20/25 knots south of Brighton, then easing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Grange during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.Issued Tue 05:10 CDT
Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m, WSW
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