West Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Thevenard
forecast windsWednesday: W 35/45 kts
Thursday: W/SW 50 kts
Friday: SW 25/35 kts
North to northeasterly 20/30 knots shifting westerly 25/35 knots in the afternoon, reaching 35/45 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore by early evening. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 35/45 knots, reaching up to 50 knots in the morning, decreasing to 25/35 knots in the evening. Seas: 4/6 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 7/10 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 5/7 metres, decreasing to 3/5 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 05:30 CST
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Far W/Upper W/Lower W/Central/S Central/Lower SE/Upper SE coasts & Spencer Gulf. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere
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Wild weather is expected to hit South Australia over the next couple of days, with gale-force winds due to reach the west coast from about midday.
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was hit by flooding over the weekend.
Storm-force winds forecast to hit South Australia this week will be the strongest the state has had in more than 50 years, the weather bureau has warned.