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Tides for Port Pirie

High Sun 22:14 CDT (2.1m)
Low Mon 03:19 CDT (1.0m)
High Mon 09:39 CDT (3.1m)
Low Mon 16:54 CDT (0.6m)

Tides for Whyalla

High Sun 21:48 CDT (1.9m)
Low Mon 02:45 CDT (1.1m)
High Mon 09:00 CDT (2.8m)
Low Mon 16:26 CDT (0.6m)

Tides for Eucla

High Mon 00:12 WST (1.2m)
Low Mon 15:34 WST (0.5m)
High Mon 23:59 WST (1.2m)
Low Tue 08:45 WST (0.6m)

forecast winds

Sunday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: S 20/25 kts


Sunday: South to southeast 15/20 knots, turning east to southeasterly 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Monday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn and northeast to northwest 10/15 knots during the morning, shifting southwest 15/20 knots in the southwest late morning, then southwest 20/30 knots throughout during the afternoon, before easing to 15/20 knots late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly 20/30 knots late morning then easing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots during the morning then increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon, reaching 20/25 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo, tending southeasterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Cowell to Wallaroo during the afternoon or evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Sun 16:58 CDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SSW

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