West Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Thevenard
forecast windsWednesday: W increasing 35/45 kts
Thursday: W 45/55 kts
Friday: SW 25/30 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Westerly 30/40 knots increasing to 35/45 knots in the late evening. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Thursday: Westerly 45/55 knots, turning southwest late morning, decreasing to 35/45 knots during the afternoon and 30/40 knots in the evening. Seas: 5/7 metres, decreasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 7/10 metres, decreasing to 6/7 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning then tending westerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 5/7 metres, decreasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/20 knots during the morning then turning west to northwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Wed 16:46 CST
Seas: Up to 7.0m
Swell: Up to 10.0m, SW
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Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
Tasmanians are being warned to prepare for wind and rains forecast to lash the state on Thursday.
Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg says serious questions will be raised about how the entirety of South Australia could be left without electricity in the wake of a huge storm, dubbed the largest in 50 years.