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Tides for Victor Harbor

High Sat 13:32 CST (1.4m)
Low Sat 21:26 CST (0.5m)
High Sun 01:27 CST (0.8m)
Low Sun 05:40 CST (0.4m)

Tides for Kingscote

Low Sat 10:26 CST (0.6m)
High Sat 16:43 CST (1.9m)
Low Sat 23:26 CST (0.4m)
High Sun 05:20 CST (1.4m)

Tides for Port Lincoln

High Sat 14:42 CST (1.8m)
Low Sat 21:31 CST (0.3m)
High Sun 03:26 CST (1.0m)
Low Sun 08:52 CST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Saturday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Monday: SW 20/30 kts


Southerly 15/20 knots becoming south to southwesterly about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots south and west of Kangaroo Island during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots around midday. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres.

Issued Sat 05:10 CST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW

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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.