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Tides for Port Kembla

Low Thu 15:41 (0.5m)
High Thu 22:05 (1.7m)
Low Fri 04:43 (0.4m)
High Fri 10:45 (1.3m)

forecast winds

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


West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore during the day, turning southerly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning easterly in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by evening. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Thu 10:21 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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