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Tides for Port Pirie

Low Sat 14:06 CST (1.2m)
High Sat 20:03 CST (3.2m)
Low Sun 03:19 CST (0.4m)
High Sun 09:14 CST (2.3m)

Tides for Whyalla

Low Sat 13:30 CST (1.2m)
High Sat 19:25 CST (3.0m)
Low Sun 02:48 CST (0.4m)
High Sun 08:44 CST (2.1m)

Tides for Eucla

High Sat 11:35 WST (1.6m)
Low Sat 18:46 WST (0.4m)
High Sun 00:35 WST (0.9m)
Low Sun 05:23 WST (0.6m)

forecast winds

Saturday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: W 20/25 kts
Monday: W/SW 15/20 kts


Westerly 10/15 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria and extending throughout during the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly later in the morning then tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly in the morning. Winds reaching 20/25 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.

Issued Sat 10:13 CST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, N

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