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Tides for Victor Harbor

Low Wed 20:06 CST (0.5m)
High Thu 03:54 CST (1.0m)
Low Thu 07:54 CST (0.6m)
High Thu 15:46 CST (1.0m)

Tides for Kingscote

High Wed 18:22 CST (1.5m)
Low Thu 00:39 CST (0.5m)
High Thu 06:53 CST (1.5m)
Low Thu 12:56 CST (0.6m)

Tides for Port Lincoln

Low Wed 22:31 CST (0.4m)
High Thu 04:40 CST (1.2m)
Low Thu 10:47 CST (0.7m)
High Thu 16:21 CST (1.2m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: SW 15/20 kts
Friday: N 10/15 kts
Saturday: N increasing 15/20 kts


Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 4 metres. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots around dawn and 5/10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwest 3/4 metres decreasing to 2.5/3 metres in the evening. Outlook Friday: Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots west of Kangaroo Island around midday, and throughout late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres, tending southwesterly 2/2.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Kangaroo Island. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1to 1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Wed 16:07 CST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW

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