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Tides for Exmouth

High Sat 11:20 WST (2.4m)
Low Sat 18:00 WST (0.3m)
High Sun 00:23 WST (2.2m)
Low Sun 05:54 WST (0.7m)

Tides for Onslow

High Sat 11:43 WST (2.6m)
Low Sat 17:55 WST (0.4m)
High Sun 00:28 WST (2.4m)
Low Sun 05:29 WST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Saturday: SW 20 kts
Sunday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Monday: E/NE 20/30 kts


Southerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore east of Barrow Island in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore east of Barrow Island. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about offshore western waters. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly 20/30 knots during the morning before easing to 15/25 knots by late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about offshore western waters.

Issued Sat 04:00 WST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

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