Gulf Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Pirie
Tides for Whyalla
Tides for Eucla
forecast windsTuesday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: W locally 35/45 kts
Thursday: SW 35/45 kts
West to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning north to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/25 knots in the morning then shifting westerly 30/40 knots in the evening, possibly reaching 35/45 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 35/45 knots. Seas: 4/6 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 10:21 CST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Far W/Upper W/Lower W/Central/S Central coasts, Spencer Gulf and Investigator Strait. Strong Wind elsewhere
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Adelaide residents are preparing for heavy rain, high seas and strong winds forecast to hit later this week, in what the SES says could be one of the most significant weather events it has seen in South Australia.
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was hit by flooding over the weekend.
Further rain expected in the central west of New South Wales could see the Lachlan River at Forbes reach a higher peak, despite it already being inundated with the greatest water levels in 25 years.