Alfhild Bight (2) - Beach in Strathgordon Derwent Valley TAS - SLS Beachsafe

Alfhild Bight (2) TAS

Beach T 681 lies 100 m to the northeast and is a more irregular sand and cobble beach disrupted by rocks and reefs that extend into the bay with higher waves breaking over the reefs and a quieter tidal pool between the reefs and beach. It faces northwest towards the... Read more

Beach T 681 lies 100 m to the northeast and is a more irregular sand and cobble beach disrupted by rocks and reefs that extend into the bay with higher waves breaking over the reefs and a quieter tidal pool between the reefs and beach. It faces northwest towards the bay entrance with low waves at the shore.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Strathgordon, TAS 7139

Length:
0.15km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
5/10 (Moderately hazardous)

Beach Key:
 tas0681

Nearby beaches

Weather

Tuesday 26, Sep 2:58 am

Day 12°    Night 3°
C
Shower or two

Water Temperature  12°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 15 to 25 knots early in the morning.
Swell: Southerly 2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Tide

3 am
0.76m
9 am
0.39m
2 pm
0.52m
8 pm
0.21m

UV

Index: 4 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm


Radar

256 km

radar helper

Weather

Wednesday 27, Sep

Day 13°    Night 3°
Showers increasing

Swell


Wind


Wind: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon, then south to southeasterly in the late evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tide

4 am
0.74m
10 am
0.47m
1 pm
0.52m
9 pm
0.24m

UV

Index: 4 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:20 pm


Weather

Tue 26, Sep to Tue 03, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 20 to 30 knots during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tide


UV

Tue 26th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:30 pm
Wed 27th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:20 pm
Thu 28th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Fri 29th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

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