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Tides for Onslow (Beadon Creek)

Low Wed 16:08 WST (0.8m)
High Wed 22:44 WST (2.4m)
Low Thu 04:46 WST (0.7m)
High Thu 11:09 WST (2.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S/SW 25 kts
Thursday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE/SW 10/15 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots about offshore western waters in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore east of Onslow by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/2 metres about offshore western waters. Outlook Friday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to southwesterly during the day then tending southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about offshore western waters.

Issued Wed 10:00 WST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, WSW

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