Adelaide Local Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for AdelaideHigh Fri 05:13 CST (1.9m)
Low Fri 10:33 CST (0.8m)
High Fri 16:51 CST (2.7m)
Low Fri 23:34 CST (0.3m)
forecast windsFriday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: SW/S 15/20 kts
Sunday: W 10/15 kts
Thursday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Friday: Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southwest to southerly 15/20 knots early in the morning, then becoming southeasterly about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.Issued Thu 15:52 CST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m, WSW
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