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Tides for Exmouth

Low Wed 20:21 WST (0.5m)
High Thu 02:46 WST (2.4m)
Low Thu 08:56 WST (0.6m)
High Thu 15:01 WST (2.1m)

Tides for Onslow

Low Wed 20:15 WST (0.6m)
High Thu 02:51 WST (2.6m)
Low Thu 08:52 WST (0.7m)
High Thu 15:09 WST (2.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E 30 kts
Thursday: E/NE 20 kts
Friday: N/NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Easterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore east of Onslow in the late morning. Winds turning northeasterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore east of Onslow in the morning. Winds tending north to northeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres east of Onslow during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:00 WST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WSW

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