West Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for ThevenardLow Wed 06:21 CST (0.7m)
High Wed 11:58 CST (2.0m)
Low Wed 18:14 CST (0.6m)
High Wed 23:36 CST (1.2m)
forecast windsWednesday: N increasing 20/30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Friday: W/NW increasing 20/25 kts
Northerly 15/20 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore and about Coffin Bay during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots, ahead of a west to southwesterly change 15/20 knots during the morning, reaching 20/25 knots south of Coles Point. Winds shifting southwest to southeasterly 15/20 knots late afternoon or evening, easing to 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning and increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon then turning southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Wed 05:10 CST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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