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Tides for Port Pirie

Low Fri 02:22 CST (0.4m)
High Fri 08:27 CST (2.2m)
Low Fri 13:32 CST (1.3m)
High Fri 19:28 CST (3.2m)

Tides for Whyalla

Low Fri 01:54 CST (0.4m)
High Fri 08:02 CST (2.0m)
Low Fri 12:54 CST (1.3m)
High Fri 18:50 CST (3.0m)

Tides for Eucla

Low Fri 04:03 WST (0.6m)
High Fri 10:59 WST (1.6m)
Low Fri 18:19 WST (0.4m)
High Sat 00:09 WST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: S 15/20 kts


Thursday: Northwest to westerly 10/15 knots tending southerly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Friday: Southeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending north to northwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching 15/20 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria in the 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: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southeasterly early in the morning and easing to 10/15 knots by evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres in the south, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.

Issued Thu 22:22 CST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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