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Tides for Port Pirie

High Thu 18:50 CST (3.1m)
Low Fri 02:22 CST (0.4m)
High Fri 08:27 CST (2.2m)
Low Fri 13:32 CST (1.3m)

Tides for Whyalla

High Thu 18:13 CST (2.9m)
Low Fri 01:54 CST (0.4m)
High Fri 08:02 CST (2.0m)
Low Fri 12:54 CST (1.3m)

Tides for Eucla

Low Thu 17:52 WST (0.4m)
High Thu 23:41 WST (0.9m)
Low Fri 04:03 WST (0.6m)
High Fri 10:59 WST (1.6m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SW/S change 20/25 kts
Friday: NE/NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: NW 15/20 kts


Northeast to northwesterly 20/25 knots, ahead of a southwest to southerly change 20/25 knots developing during the afternoon over areas south of Cowell to Wallaroo, then extending over the remainder in the evening. Winds easing to 15/20 knots in the evening, tending south to southeasterly late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres in the south, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northeast to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon, reaching 15/20 knots late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southerly during the morning then tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots later in the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres in the south, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Thu 10:24 CST

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

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