Gulf Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Pirie
Tides for Whyalla
Tides for Eucla
forecast windsFriday: SW 35/45 kts
Saturday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Sunday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Thursday: West to southwesterly 30/40 knots, reaching 40/50 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Seas: 4/5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Friday: Southwesterly 35/45 knots decreasing to 25/35 knots by sunrise, 20/30 knots late morning, 20/25 knots late afternoon and westerly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres late morning, 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon and 1/1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 3/5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo, decreasing to 2/3 metres in the afternoon. 1/3 metres further north. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 10/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northeast to northwesterly 10/20 knots turning westerly during the day then increasing to 20/30 knots during the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the evening.Issued Thu 23:11 CST
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W
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