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Tides

Tides for Port Kembla

Low Mon 22:01 (0.4m)
High Tue 04:04 (1.1m)
Low Tue 09:36 (0.6m)
High Tue 16:10 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 20 kts
Wednesday: S 10 kts
Thursday: N/NE 10/15 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Point Perpendicular. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Variable below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Point Perpendicular.

Issued Mon 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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