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Tides for Exmouth

Low Fri 15:13 WST (0.9m)
High Fri 21:34 WST (1.9m)
Low Sat 03:42 WST (1.0m)
High Sat 09:52 WST (1.9m)

Tides for Onslow

Low Fri 15:05 WST (1.0m)
High Fri 21:43 WST (2.0m)
Low Sat 03:46 WST (1.0m)
High Sat 10:02 WST (2.0m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: W 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SW 15/20 kts


East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning north to northwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore west of Onslow. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 04:00 WST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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